The Attic (a name which commemorates our first physical location) is, first and foremost, a site for the research students of the School of Museum Studies at the University of Leicester: a virtual community which aims to include all students, be they campus-based and full-time, or distance-learning and overseas. But we welcome contributions from students of museum studies - and allied subject areas - from outside the School and from around the world. Here you will find a lot of serious stuff, like exhibition and research seminar reviews, conference alerts and calls for papers, but there's also some 'fluff'; the things that inspire, distract and keep us going. After all, while we may be dead serious academic types, we're human too.

Sunday, February 03, 2013

Conference Questions - To Digitise or not?

International Conference “To Digitise or not to Digitise: Copyright, Public Domain, Orphan Works and Other Issues"


6th to 7th June 2013
Tartu, Estonia

Contact person: Elena Sipria-Mironov

The conference explores the ways how libraries could confidently make decisions about materials to be digitised, based on legislation, and thus meet the users’ needs in maximum. An open eBooks on Demand (EOD) network meeting will also be held.

Organized by: EOD Network, University of Tartu Library

Check the event website for more details.       

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