The USETDA has announced USETDA 2015, the 5th annual conference, to be held September 29 – October 1, 2015 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Austin, Texas, hosted by the Texas Digital Library at the University of Texas.
USETDA 2015 is for ETD professionals from graduate schools, libraries, academic computing and others who work with ETDs. Our goal is to offer relevant, practice-oriented content to support ETD productivity improvement, ETD professionals, advance ETD operations, and encourage the formation of state-wide ETD associations in the United States.
This year’s program includes keynote speaker Dr. Lorraine Haricombe, (University of Texas Libraries). Dr. Haricombe will speak about the importance of open access in scholarly communications. The full program will includes free pre-conference workshops, over 20 breakout presentations, a poster session, a technology vendor fair as well as a variety of networking opportunities. Complete information is available at www.usetda.org.