September, 17-22, 2006. Alicante, Spain
"Towards the European Digital Library"

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Conference venue

The 10th ECDL will be held in Alicante (Spain) in September 2006. The ECDL has become the major European conference on digital libraries, and associated technical, practical, and social issues, gathering researchers, developers, content providers and users in the field.

Contributions and participation are welcome from scholars, researchers, developers and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines from all parts of the world.

Submissions are invited for full or short papers, posters, demonstrations, panels, tutorials and workshops.

The conference will include presentations and discussions about technical issues and other applications. Topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Concepts of Digital Libraries and digital content.
  • Collection building, management and integration.
  • System architectures, integration and interoperability.
  • Information organization, search and usage.
  • Multilingual information Access and Multimedia Information Handling.
  • User interfaces for Digital Libraries
  • User studies and system evaluation.
  • Digital archiving and preservation: methodological, technical and legal issues.
  • Digital Library applications in e-science, e-learning, e-government, cultural heritage, etc.

The special topic of this edition of the ECDL Conference is "Towards the European Digital Library", with the aim of emphasizing the contribution of the European Digital Library research community (and its liaisons with the international research community in general) to the current efforts of the European Commission in this direction. Papers focusing on this topic are particularly welcome.

Conference poster

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