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Call for papers 2016

 

International conference
TECHNICAL AND FIELD RELATED PROBLEMS
OF TRADITIONAL AND ELECTRONIC ARCHIVING
Radenci/Slovenia, April 13-15th, 2016

 

The international conference Technical and Field Related Problems of Traditional and Electronic Archiving hosts professionals from the fields of archival science, records management and those active and working in these fields who wish to be up to date. The conference brings novelties in the field of theoretical and practical bases of archival science and records management, professional procedures, research, standards, guidelines, best practices, projects and programmes. 

Key topic of the conference will be 

Description of Archives at Creators and in Archival Institutions.

The organizer, Regional Archives Maribor, is kindly inviting archivists, professionals in the field of records management and other related disciplines to participate with presentations of papers discussing the following topics:

PROCESSING OF ARCHIVES IN ARCHIVAL INSTITUTIONS

  • Standards and description of archives
  • Use of archives

LONG TERM PRESERVATION AND E-ARCHIVING

RECORDS MANAGEMENT AT CREATORS

  • Acquiring archives and cooperation with creators
  • Managing records and archives using outsourcing (process, experiences)
  • Management of records and archives (creators' experiences)
  • Filling plans
  • Preservation of archives at creators

The conference will continue the practice of poster presentations. Those will discuss the following main topic and other current issues:

PRESERVATION OF ARCHIVES

  • Archival repositories
  • Damage on archives due to inappropriate storage conditions
  • Conservation and restoration of archives

We kindly ask you to submit your application not later than November 1, 2015 to the address:

 

Pokrajinski arhiv Maribor
Glavni trg 7
SI-2000 Maribor
Slovenia
 
or via e-mail:

When applying, please indicate your full name, title, name of the institution you work in, contact information, the title of the proposed paper and the summary. Chosen papers will be published in the Conference proceedings of peer reviewed scientific articles.

The editorial board will inform you about its decision after all applications are received. If chosen, you will then also receive further instructions on the form of the article. Due to the peer review procedure, whole papers will have to be submitted to the editorial board by January 1, 2016.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.

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