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REGISTER NOW FOR THE RSP'S REPOSITORY SOFTWARES DAY
**New exhibitors and presenters announced!!**
This event is a major date in the RSP calendar. Book now to avoid
Registration will close on Friday 27th February 2009.
Event: RSP Repository Softwares Day
Date: Thursday 19th March, 2009
Venue: Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), Manchester
The Repositories Support Project (RSP) will be hosting a repository
software and related services showcase day at the Museum of Science and
Industry in Manchester on the 19th March 2009. The aim of the day is
through exhibition and demonstration, to introduce delegates to a range
of existing and developing Repository softwares and technologies. There
will also be the opportunity for delegates to discuss issues and seek
help from software providers; as well as providing networking
opportunities with other repository users.
Exhibitions and presentations on the day are scheduled from the
following projects and organisations:
DSpace Digital Commons
EPrints Microsoft Research
The day itself will have a number of streams running concurrently
throughout the day including:
* repository project case studies;
* software demonstrations;
* software surgeries;
* user groups;
* software and services exhibition in a marketplace environment;
* panel discussion: How will repository software develop to aid
institutions to meet the needs of the forthcoming REF?
Who should attend?
The RSP Repository Softwares Day is aimed at all disciplines and
practitioners in the repository community including: software vendors;
repository administrators and managers; e-resource and technical staff.
Benefits of attendance:
Be introduced to a range of existing and developing Repository softwares
Have the opportunity to discuss issues with current software providers
at software surgeries and user groups
Learn how repository softwares have been extended for extra
Network with other members of the repository community
For on-line registration please visit
Please indicate within the form which repository software you are
currently using and whether there is a topic you would like to discuss
at a software surgery.
SHERPA Repository Development Officer
Greenfield Medical Library
Queen's Medical Centre
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