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CALL for papers for the third international “Libraries, Archives and Museums Conference (LAM), Montenegro, 2020”

CALL for papers for the third international “Libraries, Archives and Museums Conference (LAM), Montenegro, 2020”

Place: National Library of Montenegro “Ðurđe Crnojević”, Cetinje, 14 - 15. 05. 2020.

Organization: National Library of Montenegro “Ðurđe Crnojević” in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture of Montenegro.

Main topic of the Conference:  European guidelines for cooperation of libraries, archives and museums -  The 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development - Libraries, archives and museums as mediators, creators and partners in raising cultural awareness and understanding of the community.

Other topics:

1.  Management and preservation of the collections of Libraries, Archives and Museums;

2.  Cultural heritage, promotion and preservation;

3.  Digital collections of Libraries, Archives and Museums;

4.  Libraries and education;

5.  The role of heritage institutions;

6.  Legal provisions, standards and recommendations for libraries, archives and museums in the region and the European Community.

The aim of this year's Conference is to continuously promote cooperation between heritage institutions - libraries, archives and museums in order to achieve a common mission - to protect and promote cultural and scientific heritage. By organizing the LAM 2020 Conference, it is meant to draw the public's attention to the fact that libraries, archives and museums are lifelong education and learning centers for both users and employees. Proactivity is a trait imposed on cultural institutions by explosion of information in the 21st century and it implies a readiness to take on any new challenge.

The call for papers is open from January 31 to April 1, 2020.

All interested participants are required to send an abstract of their lecture and their short biographies to the following e-mail address: [email protected]

The abstract should include: the title of the paper, the name of the author, the institution you are presenting, the concept of up to 250 words, and 5-7 key words.

The abstract submission deadline is April 1, 2020.

Conference presentations have to be made in Microsoft PowerPoint or video record and are limited to 7 minutes.

Notice of acceptance of papers will be received by the Conference participants by May 1, 2020.

Working languages: Montenegrin, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Macedonian and English.

Registration fee for the Conference is 20.00 €. Students do not pay the registration fee. Registration fee includes participation, work material, refreshments during breaks, lunch, dinner and an organized excursion.

You can make a payment to a gyro account: 535-11-579-68 Prva banka, with a note “Registration fee for the Conference” (it is possible to make the payment on the Day of the Conference).

For any additional information and clarifications, please contact us at: [email protected]

We hope that this year’s Conference will gather a large number of participants who will contribute to the success of the event with their participation.

We look forward to hosting you in Cetinje.



   National Library of Montenegro “Ðurđe Crnojevic”

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