Partnerships in Innovation - Serving a Networked Nation

National Archives at College Park, Maryland
The University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
November 15-16, 2004

On behalf of the National Archives, I am most pleased to inform the
Digital Library Federation of a forthcoming research symposium co-hosted
in College Park, Maryland by the National Archives and the University of

The central theme of the "Partnerships in Innovation" symposium is the
electronic records challenges confronting the nation are best addressed
through partnerships, such as NARA enjoys with the Federation, that draw
upon the innovative minds in universities, government agencies, and the
private sector. 

The symposium will feature demonstrations and panel session
contributions from the San Diego Supercomputer Center, MIT Libraries,
LOCKSS-Stanford, DSpace-MIT, and DAITSS-The Florida Center for Library
Automation, as well as from the Georgia Institute of Technology, the
University of Southern California, NASA, the Department of Energy and
others on data grids, digital library prototypes, technology standards,
semantic web technologies and scalable architectures.  

The symposium website containing background information and a
registration form can be found at the following address: