The Faculty of Information Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia, will be hosting A-LIEP 2011: Asia-Pacific Conference on Library & Information Education and Practice- Issues, Challenges and Opportunities from the 22nd to 24th June 2011.
This will be the fourth international A-LIEP conference to provide a platform for participants to discuss, share, and debate on several issues and challenges facing education and practice in the field of Library and Information Science (LIS), with particular emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region. The A-LIEP 2011 will bring together academics, researchers, scholars, practitioners, and individuals interested in the vast field of LIS from across international boundaries for meaningful educational networking, collaboration, exchange of ideas, and knowledge sharing through paper presentations, panel discussions, workshops, and exhibitions.
A-LIEP is calling for abstracts of academic papers / case studies / research papers that may discuss any of the topics identified under the scope and theme of the conference. The abstracts must not be more than 1000 words. The deadline for the final receipt of abstracts is 30 September 2010. Please follow the guidelines for abstract submission.
- Information about scope and theme of conference: Call for Papers;
- Information about submission guidelines: Submission Guidelines;
- A-LIEP 2011 Official Website
Selected papers will be published in the "International Information & Library Review", a refereed journal by ELSEVIER.