IFLA Library Theory and Research Section

Theory and research on the convergence of professional identity in cultural heritage
institutions (Libraries, Museums, and Archives) beyond technology

Satellite Conference Venue: Gam, Via Magenta, 31, 10128 Torino

13/08/2014 : FIRST DAY
9h00 Registration

9h30 – 10h30 : Conference Opening
Chair: Anna Maria Tammaro (IFLA LTR)

10h30 – 11h15 : Invited Keynote
Exploring the changing landscape: IFLA and the convergence of Libraries, Archives, Museums
Lynne M. Rudasill (Chair IFLA Professional Commitee)


11h15 – 11h30 : Morning break

11h30 – 12h45 : Session One: Barriers and opportunities
Chair: Heidi Kristin Olsen (IFLA LTR)


12h45 – 14h00 : Poster opening and Lunch

Guided visit to GAM

14h00 – 15h15 : Session Two: Theoretical foundations and convergence of education
Chair: Serap Kurbanoğlu (EUCLID)


15h15 – 15h30 : Afternoon break

15h30 – 17h00 : Session Three: Digital tecnology and access
Chair: Krystyna Matusiak (IFLA LTR)


19h00 – 22h00 : Visit to Palazzo Madama and Gala Dinner

14/08/2014 : SECOND DAY

9h00 – 09h45 : Plenary Session
Chair: Patricia Montiel Overall (ALISE)

  • Convergence or Collaboration? A View from the Smithsonian
    N. E. Gwinn (Smithsonian Libraries, Washington US)


9h45 – 10h15 : Poster session
Chair: Maurizio Vivarelli (University of Turin)

10h15 – 10h30 : Morning break

10h30 – 13h00 : Round Table: Education and training for identity and convergence
Chair: Anna Maria Tammaro  (IFLA LTR)
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Speakers: Enrica Manenti (AIB), Silvia Trani (ANAI), Daniele Jallà (ICOM), Suzanne Lorraine Allard (ALISE. University of Tennessee), Patricia Montiel Overall (IFLA LTR. University of Arizona), Serap Kurbanoğlu (EUCLID. Hacettepe University), Maurizio Vivarelli (University of Turin)
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13h00 – 13h30 : Discussion and conclusion
Co-Chair: Tatjana Aparac Jelušić (EUCLID) and Suzanne Lorraine Allard (ALISE)



1. Creating knowledge through innovative approaches and applications
Elisabetta Bruno (Heritage Torino)

2. The DigCurV Curriculum Framework for Digital Curation
Chiara Cirinnà (Stelf – Soluzioni Tecnologiche, Project division), Maurizio Lunghi
(Fondazione Rinascimento Digitale)

3. Theory and Practice in Convergence: MAB Tuscany
Ilaria Della Monica Coordinator (i Tatti – Harvard University), Silvia Bruni (CESVOT),
Anna Maria Tammaro (University of Parma)

4. Se lo puoi sognare lo puoi fare 
Cristiana Iommi (Public Library Fermo)

5. Library and museum : a war of collections ?
Giovanna Montano (Enssib – Lyon)

6. Music Libraries, Archives, Documentation Centres, Museums: strengths and the theoretical foundations for convergence in Music
Federica Riva (IAML Italia)

7. Cooperation of Libraries, Archives and Museums
Goran Trailović (City Library Pančevo)
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8. Integrated systems of discovery services and authority files as convergence platforms for archives, libraries and museums
Antonella Trombone (University of Basilicata, Central Library, Potenza), Simona Turbanti (University Library System, University of Pisa)


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