Wednesday, November 12, 2014

cfp CILIP Conference 2015

There is a call for papers for the The CILIP Conference 2015 taking place 2-3 July 2015 in Liverpool, UK. The theme is Connect, debate, innovate. The four themes are: Information Management: building success; Information literacy and digital inclusion; Demonstrating value: what’s your impact?; Digital Futures and Technology.
Of the one most obviously relating to infolit it says "'People need the right skills, access, motivation and trust to get online and enjoy the benefits of digital inclusion. As more of our lives take place online those who are on the wrong side of the digital divide will be increasingly disadvantaged.’ (CILIP Statement on Digital Inclusion, September 2014). We are looking for papers that show how these challenges are bring overcome and innovative practice in all sectors that address the digital divide. Issues about learning and online learning (MOOCs and other matters) should be part of this strand."
Deadline for proposals is 5 January 2015.
Photo by Sheila Webber: giant remembrance poppy at Kings Cross Station on Sunday.

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