Information Literacy and the Library as a Learning Resource Centre
for User Education, Design and Library Professions with focus on the
International Conference at Malmö University, Sweden 23rd -24th of April
The new University
of Malmö was inaugurated in August 1998 and the university library and
resource center is organised together with the IT unit. A new building
for the Teaching Department and a Learning Resource Centre (LRC) is
planned for the year 2004.
The LRC will be
designed to reflect the visions and goals of Malmö University and consitute
an integral part of the academic establishment. A main goal for the
new University is to provide surroundings that promote information literacy.
The LRC is consistently and consciously designed and planned for developing
students´ information skills.
In order to throw
light upon different aspects of information literacy, Malmö University
arranges the second international conference in a series with presentations
and workshops led by distinguished experts. We invite you to this two
days international conference with speeches and workshops led by internationally
well reputed experts.
Christine Bruce, Queensland University of Technology, Australia,
Mats Hanson, Royal Swedish University of Technology,KTH.
Peter Gärdenfors, Lund University, Sweden, Gunilla Lilie
Bauer The Learning Gallery at Stockholm University and
Carolynn Rankin from Leeds Metropolitan University, UK and
Lone Malmborg Malmö University
librarians, faculty, researchers, information officers, IT-technicians
and strategists, architects, planners and university students.
The conference language
will be English and Swedish.
The address to the
conference location is Beijerskajen
close to the university:
Good Morning Hotel, Citadellsvägen
4, tel +46+40 239605,
Hotel, Carlsgatan 10 C, 21120 Malmö, tel +46+40 6112511
some more hotels
The conference fee will be 1000 SEK.
Last date for registration:
5th of March 2001.
further information contact:
Christina Tovoté, Head, User Education,
Pär Egevad, IT-Technician, firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Services, Malmö University, SE -20506 Malmo, Sweden
+46-40-6657300 Telefax: +46-40-6657301