Call for Participation 10th ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop

Call for Participation 10th ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop An Interdisciplinary Meeting

J.W. Marriott Hotel, Washington D.C, United States, Sunday October 31, 1999, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Scope | Topics | Submissions | Deadlines | Registration | Publications | Additional Information | Workshop Organizers


The Association for Information Science Special Interest Group on Classification Research (ASIS SIG/CR) invites submissions for the 10th ASIS Classification Research Workshop to be held at the 62nd Annual Meeting of ASIS, November 1-4, 1999 in Washington, D.C. The workshop will be held on Sunday, October 31, 1999, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the J.W. Marriott Hotel.

Scope

The ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop is designed to promote the exchange of ideas among active researchers with interests in all aspects of classification theory and application including creation, development, management, representation, display, comparison and compatibility.

Topics

Topics suitable for presentation papers include, but are not limited to:

Submissions

The Classification Research Workshop welcomes submissions from various disciplines. Those interested in participating are invited to submit a full-length research paper for presentation at the workshop. Submissions may include a background paper as an attachment.

To submit a paper, please send:

  1. the title and a 2-3 page, single-spaced extended abstract, and
  2. a brief, one-page statement describing the research interests of the submitter and the reason for participating in the workshop. to the workshop chair by April 5, 1999
  3. name(s), affiliation(s), address(es), fax, phone, e-mail of submitting author(s)

Submitted abstracts will be refereed for acceptance. Authors of accepted abstracts will be asked to submit a full version of the paper which will also be refereed for inclusion in the workshop proceedings. Authors of full research papers are expected to attend the workshop.

All accepted papers will be published in the preliminary workshop proceedings that is mailed to early registrants prior to the workshop. Following the workshop, authors of full papers will be given the opportunity to revise their papers for final publication. The papers will be published in: Advances in Classification Research Vol. 10: Proceedings of the 10th ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop.

Previous proceedings have been published as Volumes 1 through 9 of Advances in Classification Research: Proceedings of the 9th ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop and are available from the publisher: Information Today, Inc., 143 Old Marlton Pike, Medford, NJ 08055. Tel: 609-654-6266. URL: http://www.infotoday.com

Electronic submissions are strongly encouraged. Submissions of abstracts should be sent to CR@DB.DK as an attachment to an e-mail. The attached file should be in the RTF format and titled with the last name of the submitting author(s). Abstracts should be in the hands of the workshop chair no later than April 5, 1999. If electronic submission is not possible two paper copies should be sent to the address below. Confirmation of receipt of a submission will be sent via e-mail.

Send submissions to:

	Hanne Albrechtsen 
	Royal School of Library and Information Science 
	Birketinget 6 
	DK-2300 Copenhagen S 
	DENMARK 
	Phone: +45 32 58 60 66 
	Fax: +45 32 84 02 01 

Deadlines

Schedule for submission of FULL-LENGTH RESEARCH PAPERS:

April 5, 1999
1) Extended abstract in English, single-spaced and 2 to 3 pages in length should be received by the workshop chair for refereeing by the program committee. The abstract should follow the APA Manual of Style (4th ed., 1994).
2) A brief, one-page statement describing the research interests of the submitting author(s) and the reason for wanting to participate in the workshop
3) Name(s), affiliation(s), address(es), fax, phone, e-mail of submitting author(s)

May 13, 1999.
Notification of acceptance or rejection provided to submitters. Instructions for full papers will be provided at this time.

June 25, 1999.
Full papers should be received by the workshop chair for refereeing by the program committee.

August 8, 1999.
Refereed papers are returned to authors with comments of referees for final revision.

Sept. 1, 1999.
Final copies of full research papers in camera-ready condition are to be in the hands of the workshop chair for publication in the workshop proceedings.

Registration

Early registration fees for WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS are: $35.00 for SIG/CR members; $35.00 for presenters of full papers; $45.00 for participants who are members of ASIS; and $60.00 for participants who are not members of ASIS. Because the workshop is separate from the ASIS Annual Meeting, an additional registration fee is required for the Annual Meeting.

Additional Information

Access http://www.panix.com/~schwartz/asis.sigcr/crwork.shtml or contact the workshop chair via email at hal@db.dk

Workshop Organizers

Workshop Chair:
Hanne Albrechtsen,        Royal School of Library and Information Science

Program Committee:
Clare Beghtol,            University of Toronto 
Allyson Carlyle,          University of Washington 
Efthimis N. Efthimiadis,  University of Washington 
Raya Fidel,               University of Washington 
Elin Jacob,               Indiana University 
Corinne Jorgensen,        University of Buffalo 
Jens-Erik Mai,            Royal School of Library and Information Science 
Uta Priss,                Indiana University 
Ray Schwartz,             New Jersey Institute of Technology 
Phil Smith,               Ohio State University 
Paul Solomon,             University of North Carolina 
Padmini Srinivasan,       University of Iowa 

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