Friday, April 01, 2005

CFP: Ethics and the Organization of Information

CFP: Ethics and the Organization of Information
Submission deadline: May 11, 2005

The Journal of Information Ethics ( is seeking articles for inclusion in its Spring 2005 issue.

The Journal solicits contributions to the field of ethics and information organization, including, but not limited to, the following domains and topics:
*Ethical issues of knowledge representation;
*Marginalization and representation in systems of bibliographic control;
*The sharing (or stealing?) of catalog records;
*Bias and subject access;
*The effect of technical services decisions on access to information

Authors are encouraged to submit contributions in areas they feel belong in this issue even if they have not been explicitly mentioned above.

Please submit original manuscripts of a minimum 2,500 but not to exceed5,000 words.

Submissions should be sent to and must be received prior to the May 11, 2005 deadline. Late submissions will be considered, but may not be reviewed in time for inclusion in this issue.

If you have any questions, please contact Pat Lawton at

Pat Lawton
Visiting Coordinator of Instructional Design (WISE Project)
Graduate School of Library and Information Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
501 E. Daniel St.
Champaign, IL 61820