The following upcoming events are of interest to the information community and are provied as a courtesy to our readers. We urge readers to check the iSchools Events Calendar for more future happenings.
The iSchool at the University of Texas at Austin has launched a special colloquium series. It will include international subject experts in a range of disciplines, including the libraries and archives sector, a digital investigation collective and from the cybersecurity sector to consider born-digital evidence from a Historical Scholarship and Humanities perspective. Advance registration required to take part/
Upcoming presentations in this series include an April 19 presentation by Euan Cochrane, Digital Preservation Manager for Yale University Libraries, and David Bliss, Systems and Digital Archivist at UT Libraries. Register here
An April 23 presentation will feature, Matthias Vallentin, founder and CEO at Tenzir. Vlletin’s Ph.D. work at UC Berkeley about network forensics laid the foundation for the software that Tenzir now develops an open security analytics platform to empower defenders. Register here
The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) has announced that Calls for Proposals have been issued for online events scheduled to take place concurrently in November 2021, including: the Digital Library Federation’s (DLF) Forum; the Learn@DLF workshop series; and the National Digital Stewardship Alliance's Digital Preservation 2021: Embracing Digitality. Submissions deadlines are May 17, 2021. More details can be found using the links above.
Cambridge University’s Journal of Information Literacy (JIL) is recruiting peer reviewers for research articles. This diamond/platinum open-access journal is dedicated to publishing research across many areas of information literacy, including higher education, schools, health care, employment and government. It publishes the work of academics and practitioners and, as such, relies on experts across many sectors to provide peer reviews. Learn more
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