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Announcement - Technical innovations for digital collections: Melbourne, Australia, 28-29 November

Jock Phillips, editor of Te Ara: the Online Encyclopedia of New Zealand, will be speaking at Clever Collections. In Māori, Te Ara means “the pathway.”
Image courtesy of Te Ara

Clever Collections: a national showcase of technical innovations for digital collections will be held at the University of Melbourne from 28-29 November 2007. 

This event will provide a showcase of technical innovation relating to repositories, data centers and other research collections as they are found in universities and major research organizations.

Online submissions of interest in speaking at Clever Collections are due before 31 August 2007. 

The event will favor concise 20 to 30 minute presentations and will juxtapose innovations from online collections including science datasets, online dictionaries and encyclopedias, cross-disciplinary information grids, digital libraries, institutional repositories, research data archives and cultural and heritage collections.

The audience will be a mixture of e-research technologists and technical support staff, researchers engaged or interested in innovative ways of enhancing research through technology, repository developers and curators of databases of research materials.

Guest speakers will include:


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