Internet Librarian International 2005

Internet Librarian International 2005
Transcending Boundaries:
Information Technologies & Strategies for the 21st Century

10-11 October 2005 • Copthorne Tara Hotel, London
Conference Overview

Welcome to the seventh annual Internet Librarian International—the only conference for information professionals and librarians who are using, developing and implementing internet, intranet and web-based strategies in their daily work as information navigators, webmasters, web managers, content evaluators, internet strategists, portal creators, product developers, searchers, library managers and educators.

If you want to update your skills and learn about new strategies, products and technology for finding, organising and managing information resources, plan now to attend Internet Librarian International 2005. It is a stimulating forum where inquiring delegates from around the world can explore the exciting range of issues and challenges facing today’s information professionals.

Internet Librarian International 2005 offers keynotes, plenary sessions, simultaneous conference tracks, workshops and seminars, lunches, receptions and great networking opportunities.


Two Keynotes and 50 International Speakers
Join internet librarians from around the world at Internet Librarian International on 10–11 October 2005 in London.

  • Hear from experts, information professionals, and working librarians about their hard-won expertise, creative ideas, and practical implementation strategies.
  • Update your skills and learn about new strategies, products, and technology for finding, organising, and managing information resources.
  • Energise your thinking and collect dozens of practical tips and
    tools to take back to your job.
  • Create your own conference agenda from among dozens of sessions in eight focussed conference tracks including:
    • Blogs, Wikis and Collaboration Tools
    • Information Organisation and Discovery
    • E-Learning and Teaching
    • Global Best Practices
    • Digital Libraries and Resources
    • Innovative Information Environments
    • Web Research Skills and Resources
    • Technology for Libraries
  • Two powerful, thought-provoking keynote speakers, great networking opportunities and a selection of four in-depth pre-conference workshops round out the conference agenda and create an unparalleled opportunity for international librarians to share and learn from each other.

Special Networking Opportunities
Enhance your conference experience at Internet Librarian International by getting to know colleagues from around the world who have common interests and make acquaintances you can connect with when you return to your office. The conference programme and activities offer several opportunities to meet and talk informally with other delegates and the conference speakers.

Table Topics and Delegate Luncheons
Lunch is included as part of your conference registration. Each day the
speakers will act as table hosts so you can continue your learning process by talking with them about their work.
Evening Reception
All conference delegates and speakers are invited to an Evening Reception from 17:00 — 18:00 on Monday 10 October, hosted by Information Today Ltd.
Networking Dinners
Join an informal group of conference delegates and speakers for dinner at a neighbourhood restaurant on Sunday or Monday evening. Watch the web site for details and to sign up for a dinner group in advance. (Everyone pays their own bill; restaurants will be moderately priced.) CLICK HERE to review our selections and sign up!
Programme Chairs
Nancy Garman, Director of Conference Program Planning, Information Today, Inc. (USA)

Marydee Ojala,
Editor, ONLINE Magazine (USA)

David Raitt,
Editor, The Electronic Library (The Netherlands)

Conference Management
Richard T. Kaser, VP of Content, Information Today, Inc. (USA)

Jean Mulligan, Manager, Information Today Ltd. (UK)

Organised by: Information Today, Inc. Information Today, Ltd.
Media Sponsors: 
Information Today Computers in Libraries
ONLINE Magazine
The Electronic Library The
Electronic Library
[an Emerald Journal]
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