Friday, January 13, 2017

CFP: Texas Conference on Institutional Repositories (Dallas, Texas - June 2, 2017)

The Texas Conference on Institutional Repositories (TCIR) is accepting proposals for full sessions (30-45 minutes) and lightning talks (5-10 minutes). Topics may include but are not limited to:
  • Copyright
  • Open access
  • Outreach and promotion
  • Open educational resources
  • Research data management
  • Library-based publishing
  • Platform(s)
  • Migration
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Development and growth
  • Future trends

The deadline for submission is March 17, 2017. Send all proposals - name, title, type of presentation and abstract - to For more information, contact Dillon Wackerman, Digital Repository Librarian at SMU, at

The conference will be hosted by Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, TX on June 2, 2017 and is sponsored by the SMU Central University Libraries, the Cross Timbers Library Collaborative’s Scholarly Communication and Digital Curation Affinity Group, and bepress.

Registration for this event is free. Participants and attendees from outside of Texas are welcome. To register contact