University of Maryland

[Call for Papers] ISAC 2015 : Information Science in an Age of Change

October 10th, 2014 by

May 11, 2015 – May 12, 2015
Warsaw, Poland
Abstract Registration Due: Mar 15, 2015
Submission Deadline: Apr 10, 2015
Notification Due: Mar 30, 2015
Final Version Due: May 10, 2015

The scope of the conference covers a wide range of theoretical and practical aspects of modern information tools and services, their organization and management, evaluation and use as well as the methods and technologies applied in these services. This year in particular we want to focus on relationships between information science and digital humanities. The planned discussions will cover the following topics:

  • digital humanities as research subject in information science
  • digital tools and environment for humanities
  • social and philosophical aspects of digital revolution
  • new technologies and access to cultural, scientific and technical heritage
  • digital humanities and Semantic Web
  • mobile access to information and the needs of digital humanities
  • digital scientific communication
  • data literacy – digital competencies in data acquisition and processing
  • data librarianship – competencies and education of librarians as intermediaries in research data accessing
  • information and knowledge visualization in humanities
  • quantitative and qualitative research of social media
  • quantitative and qualitative research of digital literature
  • data repositories for digital humanities
  • virtual exhibitions
  • data curation
  • e-publishing
  • centres and tools of digital humanities and libraries
  • communication channels in digital environment
  • information behaviour in digital environment


Scientific Secretary of the Conference

Anna Mierzecka (PhD)