SEPTEMBER 2005 issue

Table of Contents

 Editorial note:

This section contains items culled from various Internet news services, discussion lists and other announcements.  Unless specifically noted, I have not visited the sites, used any of the software, reviewed the literature, or written the news items.  I present this digest to you in good faith but cannot vouch for the accuracy of its content.

 Kerry Smith


2005 Directory of LIS Programs and Faculty in the United States and Canada: Prepublication offer

2006 Doctoral Research Awards

AACR3/RDA information

Advances in Library Administration and Organization: “Culture, Context and History in the Post-Soviet World of Information Institutions, Resources and Practices.” : Elsevier series

AMeGA (Automatic Metadata Generation Applications) project:  final report

Bias, Misinformation, and Disinformation in Informing Systems

Book Donations for Development

Center for Digital Discourse and Culture(CDDC): call for proposal

Digital Libraries: Policy, Planning and Practice Report

Digital Preservation Award 2005: shortlist announcement

Digital Preservation, Curation and Collections: Several Major Reports

DLIST Advisory Board and DL-Harvest Established

The Document Theory Online discussion

e-Learning / e-Formation - New IFLA Publication

E-LIS news

Emerald Literati Club Newsline and award-winning papers

Emotional Design: The Emergent Affective Paradigm in Information Behavior Research and Theory:  Call for manuscripts

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (ELIS) Editors Named

Greynet  Award 2005

GreyNet Membership 2005|06

Indian Books - On Library Science / EP 1598T* 

Two Indian Books On Library Science / EP 1636T*/

Library Legislation in India - One Recent Title / EP 1730T*/

Library/Information Sciences & related titles/4KT*

Library/Information Sciences & related titles/4L5AT*

International Calendar of Information Science Conferences

IS research methods - Metodologías de investigación en Información y Documentación:  New book in Spanish

Measuring the Information Society:  final report

National Library of Australian joins international program to assist searchers

New Directions in Human Information Behaviour Springer Series: Information Science and Knowledge Management, Vol. 8 2005,

Open Access Webliography

Oxford Internet Survey (OxIS2005)]

Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog

SIG on Blogs, Wikis & Podcasting: Potential new?

US National Science Board Draft Report on Long Lived Digital Data Collections

"The Virtual Customer":  New IFLA Publication