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First Call for Papers: European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL)

posted 8 Aug 2012, 06:40 by ICO Education
October 22-25, 2013, Istanbul, Turkey  - 
Information Literacy, Media Literacy and Lifelong Learning being the main theme, ECIL aims to bring together researchers, information professionals, media specialists, educators, policy makers, employers and all other related parties from around the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current issues, recent developments, challenges, theories, and good practices.

Paper Submission 
The conference will be composed of several types of contributions, such as full papers, posters, PechaKucha, best practices, workshops, panels, invited talks, doctoral forum, each has different requirements and restrictions regarding the length, time allocation and content. Contributions should be prepared using the templates available through the Conference web site and submitted electronically via the conference management system by February 1, 2013. At least one of the authors should register online via Conference web site and take part at the conference to make the presentation. 

Contributions will be peer-reviewed and the authors will be notified of the outcome by April 5, 2013. Final copies of the accepted contributions should be sent in by May 15, 2013, in order for them to be included in the book of abstracts. Full-text papers will be also be published and made available to the registered participants. Selected papers will be published in refereed journals. Looking forward to your contributions to and participation in the Conference. 

Important Dates
First Call: July 2012
Second Call: September 2012
Third Call: November 2012
Submission deadline for contributions: 1 February 2013
Notification of acceptance: 5 April 2013
Deadline for submitting final versions: 15 May 2013
Registration starts: 1 May 2013
Conference sessions: 22-24 October 2013
Conference tour: 25 October 2013

More information can be found on the conference website: www.ilconf.org

Serap Kurbanoğlu,  serap@hacettepe.edu.tr 
Co-chair of the Standing Commitee and Chair of the Local Organizing Committee 

Sonja Špiranec, sspiran@ffzg.hr 
Co-chair of the Standing Committee and Chair of the Programme Committee 

Conference Secretariat: first.ecil@gmail.com