Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference (Updated)

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Queensland University of Technology, Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane

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The Organising and Program Committees of the 8th International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference are pleased to announce that registrations are now open. EBLIP8 will be held July 6-8, 2015 at QUT in Brisbane, Australia.

Keynote speakers include Virginia Wilson, Director, Centre for Evidence Based Librarianship & Information Practice, University of Saskatchewan (Canada); Neil Carrington, CEO, ACT for Kids (Australia) and Kim Tairi, University Librarian, Swinburne University of Technology (Australia). The draft program includes 39 presentations from local and international speakers. These presentations will provide an opportunity for delegates to hear about cutting edge research in the field as well as scholarly discussion about the future of evidence based practice within the profession. The program also includes a choice of seven interactive workshops of relevance to evidence based practice which will provide delegates with the chance to interact and engage with other members of the library and information community.

Early bird registrations close May 1, 2015. For more information, visit the conference website at: http://eblip8.info/

The International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice conference is returning to Brisbane in July 2015 and we are calling for submissions of abstracts for papers and posters.

The conference theme - ‘Evidence and practice: Working together’ reflects the focus on narrowing the gap between practice and evidence and in promoting evidence-based practice in all parts of the information profession. Submissions close 13 October 2014.

Find out more by visiting the eblip8.info website, emailing eblip8.abstracts@qut.edu.au or following us on Twitter @eblip8.