International Seminar on Digital Humanities and Digital Societies in the Contemporary World

Department of Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta, West Bengal, India 18 Jan, 2018 to 19 Jan, 2018 09:00am - 06:00pm

The Department of Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta is organizing the International Seminar on Digital Humanities and Digital Societies in the Contemporary World 0n 18 - 19 January, 2018. The seminar will focus on contemporary research and practices in different facets of Digital Humanities, Digital Social Sciences, Digital STEM and Open Research Data. The seminar will have following sub-themes:

· Libraries in Digital Humanities/ Digital Societies: Role of Public Library/ Special Library/ Academic Library in advancing Digital Humanities/ Digital Societies, Community -Library Interaction

· Digital Humanities – best practices, success stories, institutional case studies, Digital Preservation, Preservation of Intangible Cultural Heritage Assets, Preservation of Documentary Heritage Assets, Metadata Schemas for Digital Archiving

· Digital Social Sciences – Digital Social science knowledge systems and practices

· Digital STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine) – Knowledge Repositories, Knowledge Systems and Research Communication Strategies

For any clarification, please contact:

Dr. Susmita Chakraborty, Organising Secreatary,
Associate Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Calcutta
e-Mail: InCon2018@gmail.com; susmita@caluniv.ac.in

For registration, contact: Mr. Pulak Ranjan Naskar; (M) 91-9681115985