The International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL) constitutes a leading scientific forum on digital libraries that brings together researchers, developers, content providers and users in the field of digital libraries. TPDL 2016 will take place in Hannover, Germany on September 5-9, 2016. The conference will be jointly organized by the L3S Research Center and the German National Library of Science and Technology.

TPDL 2016 General Theme: "Overcoming the Limits of Digital Archives"

 

Our Keynote Speakers

Jan Rybicki

Jan Rybicki
Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Pretty Things Done with (Electronic) Texts:
Why We Need Full-Text Access
 

Tony Veale
University College Dublin,
Ireland

Metaphors All the Way Down:
The many practical uses of figurative language understanding

David Bainbridge
University of Waikato, and Director of the New Zealand Digital Library Research Project

Mozart's Laptop:
Implications for Creativity in
Multimedia Digital Libraries and Beyond

Prime Minister Stephan WeilConference Patron

The Organizing Committee is glad that the Prime Minister of the federal state of Lower Saxony Stephan Weil has kindly accepted the invitation to be the Patron of TPDL 2016.

 

 

 

3 May 2016

Tutorials to give you more insights

The program committee has selected three great tutorials which will give you more insights into digital library systems and technologies. The tutorials are part of the main conference. Enjoy every day another tutorial topic. Check out the tutorials page for more information.

27 April 2016

TPDL Workshops are published

The TPDL Workshops are now online. Workshops have their own call for papers. So you can still contribute. More information can be found on the workshops pages:

25 April 2016

David Bainbridge Confirmed as third Keynote Speaker

David Bainbridge of the University of Waikato, and Director of the New Zealand Digital Library Research Project will present "Mozart's Laptop: Implications for Creativity in Multimedia Digital Libraries and Beyond".

18 April 2016

Second Keynote Confirmed

Tony Veale of the University College Dublin, Ireland will talk about "Metaphors All the Way Down: The many practical uses of figurative language understanding"