14th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2022 )

Athens city (24-27 May, 2022)
Details about the types of distribution please visit here

Because of the uncertain times we live the conference will be hybrid this year: Physically and virtually organized. This choice faces the challenges of the visa denial, virus pandemics etc.
 All necessary precautions will be taken into account and will be applied (limited numbers, masks, distance, vaccine, tests…).

Main theme: “Measuring of reading and literacy in future libraries: transformation and innovation” 

Sub- themes:
1. New ICTs and their influence on everyday life of libraries:
Artificial intelligence: Librarians and users experience
Blockchain
Agile
Library Information systems, coalitions, networks

2. Sustainable Development Goals:
Green libraries
Political, economic and social inclusion
Strategies and initiatives
Measurement and impact analysis

3. Social Μedia and the marketing:
Digital literacy
Media literacy
Users behaviour
Communication

4. Future libraries
Expanded boundaries
New generation of services
Innovative synergies and collaborations

5. Library theory and research: New theories, models and frameworks in LIS

6. Collection management:
Google age and young people in libraries
Public access and open access
E-scholarship
Academic and research libraries

Submissions:
Special Sessions
Workshops
Master theses separate session
PhD students with separate session

Free discussion seminar/ webinar
Library Performance Indices.

Organizer: Markku A. Laitinen, Planning Officer, The National Library of Finland.
Short introduction lecture and free discussion in small groups and compilation of the work groups results in common session.
This is preceded by an advance task => We know this as Me-We-Us method.

Special Sessions – Workshops

You may send proposals here:

1. For Special Sessions (4-6 papers)
2. Workshops (more than 1-3 sessions) including the title and a brief description at:  secretar@isast.org or from the electronic submission
3. Abstracts/Papers to be included in the proposed sessions, to new sessions or as contributed papers.

In all the above cases at least one of the authors ought to be registered in the conference here.
Abstracts and full papers should be submitted electronically within the timetable provided in the web page here.

Please direct any questions regarding the QQML 2022 Conference and Student Research Presentations to: the secretariat of the conference at: secretar@isast.org

QQML 2022 Important Dates

Abstract submissions: January 15, 2022 (extension to 15th of February!!!)
Notification of acceptance two weeks after submission.
Deadline Paper Submission: 1st of May 2022 (optional)
Deadline Presentation Submission: 1st of May  2022
Early bird Registration: up to 1st of March  2022

Submitting a Proposal or a session to secretar@isast.org

WEATHER FORECAST
Contact Us

Anthi Katsirikou
QQML Conference co-chair | Librarian, PhD, MSc anthi@isast.org

Ageliki Oikonomou
Secretary | Librarian, MSc conf@qqml.net