Accueil7th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference

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Publié le lundi 20 octobre 2014 par Elsa Zotian


This is the seventh year of the conference which brings together different disciplines on library and information science; it is a multi–disciplinary conference that covers the Library and Information Science topics in conjunction to other disciplines (e.g. innovation and economics, management and marketing, statistics and data analysis, information technology, human resources, museums, archives, special librarianship, etc).



This is the seventh year of the conference which brings together different disciplines on library and information science; it is a multi–disciplinary conference that covers the Library and Information Science topics in conjunction to other disciplines (e.g. innovation and economics, management and marketing, statistics and data analysis, information technology, human resources, museums, archives, special librarianship, etc).

The conference invites special and contributed sessions, oral communications, workshops and posters.

  • Target Group

The target group and the audience are library and archives professionals in a more general sense: professors, researchers, students, administrators, stakeholders, librarians, technologists, museum scientists, archivists, decision makers and managers.

  • Main topics

The emphasis is given to the models and the initiatives that run under the budget restrictions, such as the Information Management and the innovation, the crisis management, the long-term access, the synergies and partnership, the open access movement and technological development.

The conference will consider, but not be limited to, the following indicative themes:

1.  Information and Knowledge Management

2.  Synergies, Organizational Models and Information Systems

3.  Open Data, Open Access, Analysis and Applications

4.  Multimedia Systems and Applications

5.  Computer Networks and Social Networks,

6.  Health Reference and Informatics

7.  Information Technologies in Education

8.  Decision making in service innovation

9.  Data Mining, content analysis, taxonomies, ontologies

10.    STM information development

Submission guidelines

Special Sessions – Workshops

You may send proposals for Special Sessions (4-6 papers) or Workshops (more than 2 sessions) including the title and a brief description at: or from the electronic submission at the web page:

You may also send Abstracts/Papers to be included in the proposed sessions, to new sessions or as contributed papers at the web page:

Registrations are registration forms are available from:

Contributions may be realized through one of the following ways

a. structured abstracts (not exceeding 500 words) and presentation;

b. full papers (not exceeding 7,000 words);

c. posters (not exceeding 2,500 words);

In all the above cases at least one of the authors ought to be registered in the conference.

20 December 2014 Abstract submissions

Abstracts and full papers should be submitted electronically within the timetable provided in the web page:

The abstracts and full papers should be in compliance to the author guidelines:

All abstracts will be published in the Conference Book of Abstracts and in the website of the Conference. The papers of the conference will be published in the website of the conference, after the permission of the author(s).

Scientific committee

  • Svanhild Aabo (Oslo University College, Norway)
  • Noa Aharony (Bar-Ilan University, Israel)
  • Melita Ambrozic (NUK Ljubliana, Slovenia)
  • Tatjana Aparac (University J.J.Strossmayer in Osijek, Croatia)
  • Nada Arbutina (Belgrade City Library, Serbia)
  • Agnes Hajdu Barat (University of Szeged, Association of Hungarian Librarians, Hungary)  
  • Carla Basili (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto Ceris, Roma, Italy)
  • Denise A. D. Bedford (Kent State University, USA)
  • Albert K. Boekhorst (Universiteit van Amsterdam, Media Studies, Netherlands, University of  Pretoria, Dept. Information Science, South Africa)          
  • George Bokos (Ionian University, Greece)
  • Alison Brettle (Associate Editor, Evidence Based Library and Information Practice)
  • Vesna Brujic-Okretic (City University, London, UK)         
  • Stella Chatzemari (Technological Educational Institute, Greece)
  • Barbara Coelho Neves (Federal University of Bahia, Library of the Bahia Letters Academy, Brazil)
  • Jenny Craven (CERLIM, Joint editor LWW conference series) 
  • Kathy Dempsey (Computers in Libraries, Editor, USA)
  • Raf Dekeyser (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)
  • Corrado Di Tillio (Comune di Roma - Istituzione Biblioteche, Biblioteca Raffaello, Roma, Italy)
  • P. Dukic (Belgrade City Library, Serbia)
  • Blazej Feret (Technical University of Lodz, Library, Poland) 
  • Norbert Fuhr (Dep. of Computational and Cognitive Sciences, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany)
  • George Giannakopoulos (Library and Information Systems Dept., TEI of Athens, Greece)
  • Lindsay Glynn (Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Journal, University of Alberta, Canada)
  • Gary E. Gorman (Victoria University of Wellington, IFLA Advisory Board, Online Information Review, Editor, Nea Zealand)
  • Jillian Griffiths (CERLIM, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)
  • Herbert Gruttemeier (INIST-CNRS, President, ICSTI, France)
  • Dinesh K. Gupta (Dept. of Lib. & Inf. Sc., Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University, India)
  • Gaby Haddow (Curtin University, Dept. of Information Studies, School of Media, Culture & Creative Arts, Australia) 
  • Peter Hernon (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, USA, Co-editor, Library and Information Science Research )
  • Frank Huysmans (University of Amsterdam, NL) 
  • Jim Jansen (The Pennsylvania State University, USA)     
  • Ian M. Johnson (Aberdeen Business School, The Robert Gordon University, UK)
  • Stanka Jovicic (Belgrade City Library, Serbia)
  • Sarantos Kapidakis (Ionian University, Greece)
  • Sanjay Kataria (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, India)
  • Anthi Katsirikou (University of Piraeus, Greece), Co-Chair    
  • Christie Koontz (Florida State University, School of Library and Information, USA)
  • Marian Koren (Netherlands Public Library Association, Head of RIA, NL)
  • Serap Kurbanoglu (Hacettepe University, Dept. of  Information Management, Turkey)
  • Markku Laitinen (The National Library of Finland, Finland)
  • Steen Bille Larsen (The Royal Library, Denmark) 
  • Jesus Lau (Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico)
  • Aira Lepik (Institute of Information Studies Tallinn University, Estonia)
  • Sue McKnight (Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK)
  • Sona Makulova (Comenius University, Slovakia)
  • Mersini Moreleli-Cacouris (Alexander Technological Educational Institution of Thessaloniki, Dept. of Librarianship & Information Systems, Greece)
  • Maria G. N. Musoke (Makerere University, Uganda)
  • Haruki Nagata (Rikkyo University, Japan) 
  • Paul Nieuwenhuysen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium)
  • Nor Edzan Che Nasir (University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
  • Steve O'Connor (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Editor:  Library Management, Library Management, China)
  • Cristina Pattuelli (Pratt Institute, New York, USA)
  • Aldo Pirola (Public Library System in Milan, Italian Librarian Association, EBLIDA, Italy)
  • Diana Pietruch-Reizes (The Polish Society of Information Science, Jagiellonian University, Poland)
  • Roswitha Poll (Munster University, Germany)     
  • Maria Próchnicka (Jagiellonian University, Poland) 
  • Angela Repanovici (Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania)       
  • Blanca Rodriguez Bravo (Universidad de Leon, Spain)   
  • Ronald Rousseau (ISSI, Belgium)          
  • Lynne M. Rudasill (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • Anabela Mesquita Teixeira Sarmento (ISCAP, School of Accountancy and Administration of Porto, Portugal)
  • Egbert J. Sanchez Vanderkast (National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico)
  • Juran Krishna Sarkhel (University of Kalyani, India)
  • Laura Saunders (Simmons College Graduate School of Library and   Information Science, USA)
  • René Schneider (Haute Ecole de gestion, Switzerland)
  • D. K. Singh (Banaras Hindu University, India)
  • Christos H. Skiadas (Technical University of Crete, Greece), Co-Chair
  • Amanda Spink (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
  • Gordana Stokic Simoncic (University of Beograd, Serbia)
  • Ruth Tammeorg (Tartu University Library, Estonia)
  • Rong Tang (Director, Simmons GSLIS Usability Lab, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA)
  • Carol Tenopir (University of Tennessee, School of Information Sciences, USA)
  • Ana Lucia Terra (Oporto Polytechnic Institute, School of Industrial Studies and Management, Portugal)
  • Thordis T. Thorarinsdottir (Menntaskolinn vid Sund/University of Iceland)
  • Tania Todorova (State University of Library Studies and Information Technology, Bulgaria)
  • Christine Urquhart (Aberystwyth University, Dept. of  Information Studies, UK)
  • Sirje Virkus (Tallinn University, Estonia)  
  • Sohair Wastawy (Dean of Libraries, Illinois State University, USA)
  • Sheila Webber (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • Teresa Welsh (The University of Southern Mississippi, USA)
  • Bülent Yılmaz (Hacettepe University, Turkey)           
  • Aleksander Zgrzywa (Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland)


  • Université Paris Descartes, Institut Universitaire de Technologie - 143, avenue de Versailles
    Paris, France (75016)


  • samedi 20 décembre 2014


  • Knowledge Management, Information Systems, Open data, Open access, Information Technologies in Education


  • Joumana Boustany
    courriel : jboustany [at] gmail [dot] com

Source de l'information

  • Joumana Boustany
    courriel : jboustany [at] gmail [dot] com

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