Humanities@the library

Hosting Higher Education Institution: Ghent University, faculty Arts & Philosophy
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Country: Belgium
Language: English
Dates: Monday, 20 April, 2020 to Friday, 24 April, 2020
Maximum number of participants: 16
Deadline for applying: Sunday, 19 January, 2020
Accommodation: Accommodation not provided
Contact person details: Paul Buschmann


This staff week is an ideal opportunity to discuss hot topics, exchange new insights or trade best practices about issues that form a challenge for 21st century humanities’ libraries. What to do with large paper collections in open stacks? How to make the digital turn? What place to give digital humanities in a library? What new services can we offer? What new services do our researchers and students expect? Digital scholarship in the library? Fostering Open (Humanities) Science?

With a combination of keynote speakers, group discussions, workshops and presentations by participants we will tackle some pressing issues:

Several interesting library visits will also be included in the program.

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