The People's Collection presented in Delhi
Lucy Tedd presenting in Delhi
07 June 2011
Lecturer Lucy Tedd presented a paper on the People’s Collection Wales at the International Conference on the Convergence of Libraries, Archives and Museums held in Delhi, February 15th -17th 2011.
“The People’s Collection is a great example of the ‘coming together’ of Libraries, Archives and Museums”.
At short notice Lucy was also asked to talk about Institutional Repositories, and to chair the initial keynote speaker Dr. Dinesh Katre.
Almost a hundred papers were presented, with three past DIS students participating. Session themes covered a variety of topics including
- Libraries, Archives and Museums (LAMs) from collaboration to convergence;
- Social media for user empowerment;
- Information literacy;
- Digital libraries;
- Institutional repositories;
- and Digital preservation technologies