NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS SECTION 

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

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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