Int’l Calendar

Jan
22
Fri
2021
ALA Midwinter Meeting (American Library Association)
Jan 22 – Jan 26 all-day

Virtual conference.

Feb
8
Mon
2021
ALIA Information Online 2021 Conference
Feb 8 – Feb 10 all-day

“Access or Control” Keynote speakers include Michael Furlough, Executive Director of Hathi Trust; Clifford Lynch, Executive Director at the Coalition for Networked Information; and Prof. Marcia Langton, Foundation Chair of Australia Indigenous Studies, University of Melbourne.

Feb
17
Wed
2021
ABA Midyear Meeting
Feb 17 – Feb 22 all-day
Feb
25
Thu
2021
BIALL Legal Reference Materials Course
Feb 25 – Feb 26 all-day

Virtual Course.

The aim of the course is to introduce the structure of the legal system in the UK and use of key legal information sources.  The course will run online, over two mornings, and cover theory of the English legal system, legislation and case law and practical legal research experience.

The focus is on the law of England and Wales, but some consideration is given to the devolved nations.

Mar
8
Mon
2021
ER&L 2021 (Electronic Resources and Libraries)
Mar 8 – Mar 11 all-day

Virtual conference.

Mar
10
Wed
2021
ABA TECHSHOW 2021
Mar 10 – Mar 13 all-day
Mar
23
Tue
2021
Computers in Libraries 2021
Mar 23 – Mar 25 all-day

“Resetting with Resilience & Technology.” Building on what we have learned over the last year while dealing with uncertainty, this conference shares new strategies, practices, knowledge, and techniques as well as the new tools that help us succeed in trying times and those that we definitely need to replace. Computers in Libraries also includes WebSearch University’s Searchers Academy.

Mar
24
Wed
2021
ASIL Annual Meeting (American Society of International Law)
Mar 24 – Mar 27 all-day

Virtual meeting.

“Reconceiving International Law: Creativity in Times of Crisis.” The 2021 Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law will provide a forum to think critically and creatively about all fields of international law. Sessions will present a broad range of perspectives on innovative ways to address emerging issues, to improve global governance, and to tackle international problems. Programs include Advancing Human rights Through U.S. Foreign Policy: Challenges and Opportunities; Transitional Justice for the United States; Can Transitional Justice Tools Help the U.S. Address Its Legacy of Racial Injustice?; and Backlash to the International Legal Order: Breakdown or Breakthrough?

Apr
14
Wed
2021
ACRL 2021 (Association of College & Research Libraries)
Apr 14 – Apr 17 all-day

“Ascending into an Open Future.” Keynote speakers are Tressie McMillan Cottom and Mona Chalabi.

Apr
17
Sat
2021
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2021 @ Inter-University Centre
Apr 17 – Apr 21 all-day

“Reshaping Identity in the Digital Age: People, Libraries, Data, Technology & Ethics.” LIDA is an international biennial conference that brings together researchers, educators, students, practitioners, and developers from all over the world in a forum for personal exchanges, discussions, and learning.