Conference Logo Connections 2005: The 10th Great Lakes Information Science Conference

May 14-15, 2005 at the Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, McGill University, Montreal, QC.

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Connections 2005: A Conference for Celebration

Connections - the Great Lakes Information Science Conference celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2005. After a decade of evolution, the conference has become a premier forum in the field of library and information studies, organized by and for doctoral students. Its open, friendly atmosphere and commitment to social interactions makes it a perfect venue for doctoral students to present their research, exchange views, and network with peers.

The Graduate School of Library and Information Studies at McGill University, Montreal, Canada, is honored to host this milestone event from Saturday, May 14th to Sunday, May 15th, 2005. In celebration of this exciting milestone, all doctoral students enrolled in library and information studies or related fields are cordially invited to submit proposals.

If you want to promote the conference in your school, please print the Connections 2005 poster.

Our Sponsors

McGill University
Graduate School of Library
and Information Studies


Faculty of Education

McGill University Library
Bibliothèque nationale du Québec NesseTech
Consulting Services Inc.
The Quebec Library Association The Special Library Association, Eastern Canada Chapter

Important Dates

Ostler Medical LibraryHere are a few dates that you may want to mark in your agenda:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2005
  • Notification of Acceptance: February 28, 2005
  • Shortened and Revised Versions Submission Deadline: April 22, 2005
  • Registration: from March 1, 2005 to April 22, 2005 (Registration fee: 50$ CDN)
  • Conference: May 14 - 15, 2005

To be reminded of upcoming important dates, join the Connections 2005 mailing list.