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Digital Resources in the Humanities 1999
King's College London
12-15 September 1999
Conference site: <http://drh.org.uk>
Exhibitions site: <http://ilex.cc.kcl.ac.uk/drh/>
The DRH conferences have established themselves firmly in the UK and
international calendar as a forum that brings together scholars,
librarians, archivists, curators, information scientists and computing
professionals in a unique and positive way, to share ideas and
information about the creation, exploitation, management and
preservation of digital resources in the arts and humanities.
Following a number of requests for extensions to the deadline for
submissions to DRH99, the organisers have agreed to receive submissions
of papers and panels up to 19 March 99. Proposals for academic papers,
themed panel sessions, posters, demos and workshops are invited.
Papers and panels : 19 March 99
Posters and demos : 29 March 99
Workshops : 29 March 99.
Full details and submission forms may be found at the URL given above.
CALL FOR EXHIBITORS
Academic and commercial publishers and developers of digital resources
for the arts and humanities are invited to exhibit at DRH'99 in the
Great Hall at King's College London.
For the four days of the conference, individual exhibition space will be
provided in the Great Hall at King's College London, on the Strand.
There exhibitors will have the opportunity to demonstrate their
electronic resources and show relevant books to conference delegates.
Sales of commercial products at the conference is encouraged.
The plenary sessions of the conference and the refreshment breaks will
also take place in the Great Hall, which will be the focal point for the
conference. The general conference sessions will take place in rooms
adjacent to the Great Hall.
Exhibitors will be encouraged to submit information on their activities,
products and resources. Descriptions of electronic resources and related
products on exhibit will be published in a separate section of the
conference Proceedings, on paper and in electronic form, to provide a
valuable source for delegates.
Commercial exhibitors will be charged A3150 for space and one
representative, A350 for each additional person, exclusive of the
conference fee, which covers attendance of sessions. Discounts are
available for exhibitors attending the conference sessions. Academic and
other non-commercial exhibitors will be charged a single fee of A3 per
half-day, exclusive of the conference fee. A free exhibition space with
a computer will also be scheduled in one-hour increments for any
conference attendee to demonstrate his or her software.
CONTACT Interested individuals and companies should contact
Dr. W. McCarty
Centre for Computing in the Humanities
King's College London
London WC2R 2LS
voice +44 (0)171 873-2784
fax +44 (0)171 873 2980
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---------- Dr. Willard McCarty
Senior Lecturer, Centre for Computing in the Humanities
King's College London / Strand / London WC2R 2LS
+44 (0)171 873 2784 voice; 873 5081 fax