We are pleased to announce that DLF is a partner organization of FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute. FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute (FSCI2018) is hosted by the UC San Diego Library, July 30 – August 3, 2018 at the MET building on the campus of the University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA USA.
As a partner organization of FSCI, all DLF members (available to everyone from member institutions—faculty and students included) receive a $150 tuition discount (code below).
FSCI2018 a week long summer training course, incorporating intensive coursework, seminar participation, group activities, lectures and hands-on training. Participants will attend courses taught by world-wide leading experts in scholarly communications. They will also have the opportunity to discuss the latest trends and gain expertise in new technologies in research flow, new forms of publication, new standards and expectations, and new ways of measuring and demonstrating success that are transforming science and scholarship. All levels of participants, from absolute beginners to advanced at scholarly communication, will find courses of interest.
Registration: www.force11.org/fsci/2018/registration-housing. Use the code DLF-MEMBER to claim the $150 discount.
Course List: www.force11.org/fsci/2018/course-list
Membership in DLF is open to any organization engaged in building or using digital libraries. We especially welcome members who believe in our community’s mission of advancing research, learning, social justice, and the public good through the creative design and wise application of digital library technologies.
Membership in the DLF offers many benefits, including deeply discounted member-rate registrations to the DLF Forum, steep tuition reductions to programs like DLF eResearch Network and DHSI, complimentary job postings on the DLF Jobs Board, networking opportunities, access to DLF travel awards and fellowships, and more.
Please contact CLIR/DLF Development Director Louisa Kwasigroch if you are interested in becoming a DLF member or would like to learn more!