Ul. F. Tuđmana 24 i
DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCES PH.D. PROGRAMME KNOWLEDGE
SOCIETY AND INFORMATION TRANSFER Director of the Ph.D. Programme Professor
Tatjana Aparac Jelušić, Ph.D.
SUMMER SCHOOL IN THE STUDY OF OLD BOOKS
Zadar, Croatia, 28 September to 2 October 2009 http://ozk.unizd.hr/ssob/
Director of the Summer School Associate Professor Mirna Willer, Ph.D.
The main goal of the Summer School in the Study of Old Books is to acquaint
participants with the most recent developments and newly emerged concepts in
the fields of: historical method and epistemology, old book research and
bibliography, bibliographic information organization and its relation to the
archival context, conservation and preservation; and to provide practical
introduction to old books collection management with contemporary approaches
to digitization. The Summer School also aims to provide participants with
insight into current research of old books and manuscripts, and to raise
their awareness of rich and technologically advanced research information
sources such as European Hand Press Book Database, and the Portal for
cross-searching catalogues of European manuscript materials.
The Summer School in the Study of Old Books targets doctoral students and
recent doctoral graduates studying in the fields of: history of book,
library and information sciences, archival studies, and cultural heritage
studies. It also targets the university faculty, researchers and
practitioners working in memory institutions in the fields related to the
topics of the School.
The Summer School in the Study of Old Books is planned to cover 16 lectures,
1 presentation, 2 workshops and group work sessions in 5 days.
Proceedings of the School will publish delivered lectures and accepted
Registration fee: doctoral students 100 ?; others 200 ?
The closing date for application is 14 May 2009.
Should you require any further information please contact Marijana Tomić at
Marijana Tomić, resarch assistent
University of Zadar
Departement of Library and Information Science
Ulica dr. Franje Tuđmana 24i