Hello All,

A reminder: The Digital Initiatives Symposium at the University of San
Diego is *accepting*
*proposals* for its full day conference on *Tuesday, April 30, 2019*.
should fall into one of three formats:

Panel discussions: 60 minutes (please allow 10-15 minutes for Q&A)
Concurrent sessions: 45 minutes (please allow 10-15 minutes for Q&A)
Lightning talks: 10 minutes

We welcome proposals from organizations, including colleges and universities
of all sizes, community colleges, public libraries, special libraries,
museums, and other cultural memory institutions. This year, we are
interested in proposals that consider:

linked data
social justice and open access
the future of open access
data management and sharing, open data
open educational resources
digital initiatives in instruction and undergraduate research
roles for deans and directors in digital and institutional repository
roles for disciplinary faculty in digital and institutional repository
diverse repository platforms and functions
digital humanities
copyright, licensing, and privacy issues
collaboration: interdisciplinary initiatives and collaboration within and
between campuses
scholarly communication
technical applications related to platforms or tools
web archiving
web annotation

Submit your proposal at (Click on “Submit
Proposal” on the left sidebar.) All submissions will be evaluated based on
relevance of the topic and potential to advance thinking about digital
initiatives, institutional repositories, and scholarly communication.
Acceptance is competitive. Registration fees will be waived for accepted

*Proposal deadline: December 14, 2018 *

Ashley Toutain

Records Manager & Processing Archivist
Copley Library
University of San Diego
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, California 92110

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