Monday, September 10, 2007

CFP: SLib 2008 Knowledge Communities: Rising to the Performance Challenges

CFP: SLib 2008 Knowledge Communities: Rising to the Performance Challenges
18 - 20th February 2008
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

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SLib is looking for bold, dynamic and assertive individuals to submit papers to be presented at the upcoming SLib 2008.

Inline with the theme Knowledge Communities: Rising to the Performance Challenges, SLib is the platform where information professionals, specifically those in the special library environment can share their knowledge and experiences with each other.

Abstract Submission

Abstract must not exceed 200 words, using 12 point type for text, 14 point type for title, and single spacing. All abstracts should be in Microsoft word document or Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF). Authors should submit their abstract together with a copy of their biodata and passport-sized picture via electronic to . Only selected abstract will be notified.

Abstracts should clearly state the purpose, results and conclusions of the work to be described in the final paper. Final acceptance will be based on the full-length paper, which if accepted for publication, must be presented at the conference. To be fair to all participants, each registered delegate will only be able to submit one paper.


On behalf of the SLib 2008 Secretariat, I would like to invite you to attend the second series of SLib Conference in Kuala Lumpur, from 18th to 20th February 2008. After a great success with the SLib 2005, this biennial Conference is once again being organised by PETRONAS Petroleum Resource Centre in collaboration with Librarians Association of Malaysia (PPM- Persatuan Pustakawan Malaysia)

With a theme of Knowledge Communities: Rising to the Performance Challenges, we hope it will be another platform to discuss, collaborate and have a good networking session with our professional colleagues from all over the world. This time we promise you with lots of interesting speakers, pre-conference workshops, breakout sessions and lots of exciting gifts for the lucky winners.

It is our utmost pleasure to invite you to be part of the SLib Conference 2008, which is a must, not only for librarians, information professionals and knowledge managers but moreover to all our colleagues who are directly or indirectly in the knowledge communities and fraternities.

We encourage you to register your place early to get the best deal we offer in this conference. Simply complete the registration form and return to us. We will send confirmation and other details by fax or email.

There is also opportunities for exhibitors and sponsors, with exciting packages awaiting you. Please do not hesitate to call SLib 2008 secretariat for further details and information.

We look forward to seeing you at SLib 2008 !

Yours faithfully,


Chairman, Organising Committee,

SLib2008 Conference