Digital Archives for Science & Engineering Resources
in cooperation with:
Few would dispute the growing use and importance of digital resources in support of science and engineering research throughout the world. The need to provide stable, forward and backward access to these resources has long been a goal of the information, engineering and scientific communities. Recent Developments such as the Open Archive Initiative, financial support from institutions, and the emergence of Open Source tools such as EPRINTS and DSpace, have led to the creation of a number of digital archives (DAs).
This summit conference will explore issues surrounding the creation of digital archives such as:
This Summit will be of special interest to the following groups:
November 21-23, 2003
Association for Information Science & Technology
New England Chapter, www.neasist.org