The 6th annual Digital Frontiers Conference is coming home to the University of North Texas in September, 2017! The theme for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference is Exploring the Edges, Pushing the Boundaries.
Learn more and register by September 10, 2017: https://digital-frontiers.org/
Guest edited by Yasmeen Shorish (James Madison University), this special issue of JLSC will explore the ways in which an open system of scholarly communication is essential for a democratic society, and the current systems and practices in place that may undermine this goal. Submissions are due by November 1st.
Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication: https://jlsc-pub.org/
OpenCon is more than a conference. It’s a platform for the next generation to learn about Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data, develop critical skills, and catalyze action toward a more open system for sharing the world’s information—from scholarly and scientific research, to educational materials, to digital research data…
For more information and to apply visit: http://www.opencon2017.org/
The annual Open Repositories Conference brings together users and developers of open digital repository platforms from higher education, government, galleries, libraries, archives and museums. The Conference provides an interactive forum for delegates from around the world to come together and explore the global challenges and opportunities facing libraries and the broader scholarly information landscape.
For more information visit: http://www.or2018.net/