TOPIC 2021. Challenges, opportunities and prospects of university libraries in the global scenario of uncertainty

Dnipro, Ukraine

October 7, 2021 – October 8, 2021



key speakers


Foreign speakers
Posted: 2021-09-22



The Organizing Committee closely monitors the situation with the COVID-19 and restrictions to physical movement. That is why we will be glad to meet you in various formats (physically or online).

If the registered participants wish to visit the conference onsite, they must provide an electronic copy of the vaccination certificate or the certificate of coronavirus disease clearance (except for those who have medical contraindications with supporting documents).

Thank you for understanding!



Dnipro (Ukraine), Lazaryan St., 2. Dnipro National University of Railway Transport named after Academician V.  Lazaryan, Media-room (room 262). The conference starts on October 7, 2021 at 9.30 a.m. (Kyiv time).

How to get to us:

– from the central railway station: by tram no. 1 to the final stop; by route taxi no. 101, 109 to the stop "DIIT" ("Transport University");

– from the airport: by route taxi no. 109 - to the stop "DIIT" ("Transport University").


Section 1. Strategic partnership

Section 2. Management and marketing of libraries of higher educational institutions

Section 3. Library Stock: traditional and electronic resources; acquisition; scientific processing; using; digitization and digital stock preservation

Section 4. Library services in support of science and education:
– Open knowledge policies and practices: Open Science, Open Education, Open Access, Open Data;
– Digital Library Publishing;
– Evaluation of scientific resources: bibliometrics, scientometrics, new and emerging metrics;
– Libraries on Social Media: Finding the Students, Scientists, and the Information They Wan

Section 5. Change of roles: from information providers to educators

Section 6. The contribution of theory and research to library transformation.



Registration Form

Information Letter

Theses Requirements

Article Formatting Requirements


– Greetings – up to 5 minutes;

– Planar report – up to 20 minutes (+ 7 minutes of simultaneous interpretation);

– Reports during the section – up to 15 minutes (including and answers).

To facilitate simultaneous interpretation, please send your Power Point presentation to the Organizing Committee by September 30, 2021.

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