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2009 ASIS&T Annual Meeting
Thriving on Diversity - Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World
November 6-11, 2009
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

20th Annual SIG CR Workshop: Bridging Worlds, Connecting People: Classification Transcending Boundaries

Full Day Seminar, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, 8:30am - 5:00pm (separate fee)

The day will open with a session on Indigenous Knowledge Organization featuring Cheryl Metoyer of the Information School, University of Washington on "Language, Text and Knowledge Organization: One Native American Story" and Ann Doyle, head of the Xwi7xwa Library, First Nations House of Learning, University of British Columbia on Indigenous Knowledge Organization: Issues and Narratives.”

Refereed Papers will follow:

There will also be opportunities to view posters and discuss them with the authors:

Program Committee:

    Clément Arsenault
        Université de Montréal
    Mikel Breitenstein
        University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    Rebecca Green
        Dewey Decimal Classification, OCLC
    Corinne Jorgenson
        Florida State Univerity
    Barbara Kwasnik
        Syracuse University
    Joan Lussky
        Catholic University of America
    Jens-Erik Mai
        University of Toronto
    Hope A Olson, Chair
        University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    Dagobert Soergel
        University of Maryland
    Emma Tonkin
        University of Bath

Members $150, non-members $170, before Sept. 25, 2009
Members $170, non-members $190, after Sept. 25, 2009