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Apologies for Cross Posting. Please see Call for Papers for WBIMLC 2019, Bihać, Bosnia & Herzegovina, June 20th-21st 2019. Call for papers deadline: 10th May 2019.

 

WESTERN BALKAN INFORMATION AND MEDIA LITERACY CONFERENCE 2019.

THEME: FREEDOM, ACCURACY and TRUTH.

Dates: June 20th-21st 2019, Hotel Opal, Bihać, Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Conference website:  https://www.wbimlc.org/

Call for Papers

Theme: FREEDOM, ACCURACY AND TRUTH.

Papers should be prepared using the WBIMLC template available here: https://www.wbimlc.org/papers  and submitted electronically to this email address:  [log in to unmask]

After the second cycle of Peer-Review, selected papers will be published in the WBIMLC Proceedings Book and in the Peer Reviewed Education for Information (indexed by SCOPUS) ISSN print: 0167-8329; ISSN online: 1875-8649.

Keynote speakers:

Jane Secker, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Educational Development  & Deputy Director of the MA in Academic Practice, City University of London.

Further information available: https://www.wbimlc.org/speakers

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Ismail Serageldin, PhD

Emeritus Librarian of Alexandria and the Founding Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA).

Further information available: https://www.wbimlc.org/speakers

 

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Tefko Saracevic, PhD

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Communication and Information,

Rutgers University, USA.

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Melius Weideman, PhD

Founder and leader of WARC - the Website Attributes Research Centre

at CPUT (Cape Peninsula University of Technology) in Cape Town, South African Republic.

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Conference main themes and topics

WBIMLC welcome papers on any of the topics listed here : https://www.wbimlc.org/topics

Paper submission

Submissions in any of the following forms are accepted:

 

·         Full paper to be published in conference proceedings

·         Presentation

·         Roundtable discussion

·         Poster session

·         Workshops

·         Symposia

·         PechaKucha

 

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline: 10 April 2019

Full Paper submission deadline: 10 May 2019

Notification of acceptance: 25 May 2019

Dissemination of final programme by: 05 June 2019

Abstracts & papers are to be sent to: [log in to unmask]

 

 

Please note: all expenses, including registration for the conference, travel, accommodation etc., are the responsibility of the authors/presenters. No financial support can be provided by the Conference Committee, but a special invitation can be issued to authors.

 

Regards

 

 

Padraig Kirby MSc (LIS)  BA (Hons) HdipLIS

Research, Development and Innovation Project Officer

ERASMUS+ Project Coordinator

The Library

Limerick Institute of Technology,

Moylish park

Limerick

Ireland

00353 61 293516

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