14 December 2012

WLIC 2013 Call for papers: Macro and Micro - Ways through the Maze. How new methods of indexing and cataloguing can complement traditional cataloguing for audiovisuals and multimedia

The Audiovisual and Multimedia Section (AVMS) and the Cataloguing Section (CATS) invite proposals for papers to be presented at the World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) in Singapore, August 17th-23th August 2013.

Topics for this session can focus on:

  • Do traditional cataloguing codes meet the needs of cataloguing moving images?
  • Quality issues - how good is the machine generated data?
  • Multimedia Content Analysis, Processing, Indexing and Retrieval - what can be done?
  • Voice recognition and time code indexing
  • Semantic Web Approaches - a way to combine traditional cataloguing with the results of automated indexing?
  • Best Practices: Media Asset Management Systems
  • Best Practices: Indexing and Cataloguing of Audiovisual Materials
  • User research studies indexing / cataloguing of Audiovisuals

Deadline: 31 January 2013.

Complete information available on the WLIC 2013 website.

Cataloguing, Audiovisual and multimedia resources, Cataloguing, Singapore

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