A-LIEP 2009
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About A-LIEP 2009


Organized by

  • Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies, University of Tsukuba
  • Research Center of Knowledge Communities, University of Tsukuba
  • Japan Society of Library and Information Science(JSLIS)

    In collaboration with

  • Japan Society of Information and Knowledge(JSIK)
  • Japan Society for Information and Media Studies(JSIMS)
  • Mita Society for Library and Information Science(MSLIS)

    Supported by

  • Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
  • National Diet Library(NDL)
  • National Institute of Informatics(NII)
  • Japan Library Association(JLA)

    Previous A-LIEP conference have been held in:
    Taipei, Taiwan2007

    The A-LIEP 2009 conference will be held from March 6-8 in Japan, at University of Tsukuba

    • How are we preparing library and information professionals for international collaboration?
    • What are the challenges facing librarians and information professionals aiming for collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region?
    • Is there a uniquely Asia-Pacific perspective of library and information science?
    • How are library schools preparing library and information professionals for leadership roles?
    • What kind of research is needed to support the library and information profession?
    • How can practice, research and education be integrated to deliver high-quality information services?
    These and other questions will be addressed at the Conference, with an emphasis on issues relevant to Asia-Pacific countries and regions. The conference will survey, accumulate and synthesize the experiences and insights of educators, researchers and practitioners, It will and provide opportunities for scholarly exchanges and knowledge-sharing between academics and practitioners through paper presentations and panel discussions.

    Please contact the following e-mail if you have any question: