The International Association of University Libraries (IATUL) invites proposals for papers and posters for the 40th Annual IATUL Conference in Perth, Western Australia, 23-27th June 2019.
IATUL offers an influential and inclusive community of university library directors from around the world. The Annual Conference is a unique opportunity to share views and develop new collaborations.
The IATUL 2019 Conference will provide opportunity to explore challenges and innovative solutions at an international scale to address the conference theme:
Shifting Sands and Rising Tides: Leading Libraries through Innovation
Technology has disrupted the role and the identity of the academic library, providing many opportunities and challenges requiring leadership and innovative solutions. These include digital and open sources of knowledge, online tools and services for students, teachers and researchers, and the increasingly important, but changed, role of the library’s physical place on campus.
Proposals should consider:
Proposals should reflect international perspectives and provide insight into regional issues, with the aim of engaging attendees in networking and relationship/capacity building.
The Call for Papers is open
Deadline for proposals/abstracts: 21 January 2019