About Conference

It is our pleasure to invite you to the International Conference «Science, Technology and Information in Libraries (LIBWAY-2019)». Dates: the conference will take place in Irkutsk, on September 17 – 19, 2019.

Organizers

The main topics of the conference

  • Library in a changing communication environment:

    scientific information flow: digital and printed models of its development; research support: new tendencies in libraries; patent investigations; information analysis of research fronts; information behavior of users; personnel potential of a research libraries; new library professions: an embedded librarian, a subject librarian, a data-librarian, a resource expert, an animator-librarian); library as a means to develop social and intellectual abilities of a person; library marketing.

  • Local history bibliography in Internet environment:

    Tendencies in developing local history in digital environment; corporate Local history; data bases on Local history, forms and tools to show Local history; promotion of local history information; universal factographic database..

  • Preservation and study of book heritage in the modern world:

    documentation heritage, the book culture of the Russian middle ages; archaeology of book monuments; literary and book heritage of the old believers; the practice of storing and using literary monuments in digital libraries; availability of documents in digital format; modern technologies for fund preservation.

  • Book culture in historical retrospective and modern challenges:

    problems of updating the methodology of book studies; historical patterns of book culture evolution; innovations in book publishing and book distribution; book in the system of international cultural and scientific communications; book in the context of ethnic cultures of the peoples of Siberia and the Far East; actual problems of studying readers and readingя.

  • Best practices and technologies for library and information service:

    modern trends in library information technologies; automation of library processes; web-analytics tools to analyze the effectiveness of library information resources; library marketing; technological bases for developing library services.

  • Lifelong learning: a formula of success for library staff

    Forming and development of professional Professional competence of librarians; new library professions; library personnel; training, retraining and advanced training for librarians.

  • Scientometric studies

    scientometric indicators and methods of science performance evaluation; scientometric databases and analytical tools; science and technology development forecasting; citation analysis; patent analysis; altmetrics; webometrics; science policies; scientometric studies of countries, regions, disciplines and journals, scholarly communications.

  • Open science

    Open access influence on visibility of research results; open research data infrastructure; tools and methods of management, retention and dissemination; open science national and international initiatives in Open science..

Associated events

  • Solemn event dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Central research library of the Irkutsk scientific center
  • Seminar “Young professionals in a modern library: a space for a new opportunities (domestic and foreign experience)».
  • Meeting of the libraries of the Ministry of science and education.
  • Meeting of the SB RAS library network
  • Master class "How to prepare a grant".

General sсhedule of the conference

September, 16 Arrival. Excursion to the Central research library of the Irkutsk scientific center of SB RAS (128, Lermontov street).
September, 17 Plenary session in the Central scientific library of the Irkutsk scientific center of SB RAS. Sections.(134, Lermontov street).
September, 18 Sections in the Irkutsk regional state universal scientific library. (253, Lermontov street). Visiting museums in Irkutsk.
September, 19. Sections in the Central research library of the Irkutsk scientific center. Final session. Solemn event dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Central scientific library of the Irkutsk scientific center. (134, Lermontov street).
September, 20 Excursion to Baikal lake
September, 21 Departure.

Program Committee

Co-Chairs
  • Igor Bychkov

    academician, scientific head of the Irkutsk Research Center, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Konstantin Apartsyn

    Ph.D, director of the Irkutsk Research Center, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Andrey Guskov

    Ph.D., Director of SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Deputy Co-Chairs
  • Olga Lavrik

    Ph.D., Professor, Head of the laboratory of information and system analysis, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Program Committee Members
  • Elena Artemyeva

    Ph.D., Head of the Research and Methodological Work Department, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Andrey Borodikhin

    Ph.D., Head of Rare Books and Manuscripts Department, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Natalia Gendina

    Ph.D., Professor, Director of Research Institute of Information Technologies in Social Sphere, Kemerovo State Arts And Culture University, Kemerovo, Russia

  • Alexander Grusha

    Ph.D., Associate Professor, Director of the Central Scientific Library of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus

  • Elena Zhabko

    Ph.D., Director of Information Resources, Presidential Library, Saint Petersburg, Russia

  • Marina Kolesnikova

    Ph.D., Professor, head of the chair on library science and reading, S-Peterburg state institute of culture, Saint Peterburg, Russia

  • Norbert Kunz

    PhD, Deputy Head of the Department of Eastern Europe of Bavarian State Library, Munich, Germany

  • Sergey Lyutov

    Ph.D., Professor, Head of Bibliology Laboratory, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia;

  • Krystyna Matusiak

    Ph.D., Associate Professor, Library and Information Science Program, Research Methods and Information Science Department, Morgridge College of Education, University of Denver, USA

  • David Nicholas

    Professor, Head of the Research Center "CIBER researh Ltd.", Newbury, UK

  • Elena Pavlovska

    PhD., professor Library Science and Cultural Heritage Department, State University of Library Studies and Information Technologies,Sofia, Bulgaria

  • Natalia Redkina

    Ph.D., Deputy Director on Research Work, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Alexander Samarin

    PhD., Deputy Director, Russian State Library, Moscow, Russia

  • Shushanik Sargsyan

    Ph.D., Head of Scientific Information Analysis and Monitoring Center, Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

  • Olaf Hamann

    Head of Eastern Europe Departement of Berlin State Library, Berlin, Germany

  • Vladimir Shelekhov

    PhD., Academic secretary, Irkutsk Scientific Centre of SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Yakov Shraiberg

    Ph.D., General Director, Russian State Public Library for Science and Technology, Moscow, Russia

  • Olga Einasto

    Ph.D., Head of Library Services, University of Tartu Library, Estonia

Organizing Committee

Co-chairs
  • Andrey Guskov

    Ph.D., Director of SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Ivan Trofimov

    Head of the Central Research Library of the Irkutsk Scientific Center of SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Larisa Suleymanova

    Director, Irkutsk Regional State Universal Scientific Library named after I.I. Molchanov-Sibirskij, Irkutsk, Russia

Deputy Co-Chairs
  • Oksana Makeeva

    PhD, scientific secretary, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Secretary
  • Elena Artemyeva

    PhD, Head of the Research and Methodological Work Department, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Organizing Commitee
  • Valentina Zolotukhina

    Advisor to the Director, Irkutsk Scientific Center of SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Denis Kosyakov

    Deputy Director for development, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Maxim Kudelya

    Deputy Director for Information Technologies,Irkutsk Regional State Universal Scientific Library named after I.I. Molchanov-Sibirskij, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Sofia Melnikova

    PhD, assosiate professor, scientific secretary of Irkutsk Regional State Universal Scientific Library named after I.I. Molchanov-Sibirskij, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Stanislav Mazilkin

    Head specialist – Head of the Team for information and analytical work, Irkutsk Scientific Center of SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia

  • Marina Nolfina

    Head accountant, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

  • Evgeniya Pshenichnaya

    Director's Assistant for International Relations, SPSTL SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Important dates

June 30, 2019 Deadline registration and abstract submission. The submitted abstract should be not less than 500 words.
July 10, 2019 Acceptance notification
August 30, 2019 Online registration of participants without reports.
October 31, 2019 Full papers submission. The requested minimum length of a paper should be 10-12 pages.

Registration

To participate in the conference it is necessary to register and submit abstracts in English/Russian languages at https://www.libway.ru. and to pay Conference registration fee.

Conference registration fee is 3000 rubles.

Conference Proceedings

Abstracts and papers will be peer reviewed. The conference proceedings will be published in the journal “Bibliosphere” or "Proceedings of the SPSTL SB RAS" and included in Russian science citation index (RSCI).