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About the conference


This is the third in the series of international conferences whose general aim is to provide a broad forum
for critically exploring and analyzing library and information science as a discipline and as a field of
research from historical, theoretical, and empirical perspectives. A variety of basic and applied problems
were addressed involving not only library and information science but also related disciplines as well.
CoLIS 1 was held in 1991 at the University of Tampere, Finland, and CoLIS 2 in 1996 at the Royal
School of Librarianship, Copenhagen Denmark.

CoLIS 3 is organized by:

  • University of Zagreb, Croatia,
  • University of Tampere, Finland,
  • Royal School of Library and Information Science, Copenhagen, Denmark, and
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

In cooperation with:

  • American Society for Information Science (ASIS) - European Chapter
  • School of Library and Information Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • International Federation for Information and Documentation (FID)

The conference will be held at:

Hotel Excelsior - Conference Headquarters, Frana Supila 12, 20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia

Hotel Web page:


Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik (IUC), Don Ivana Bulica 4, 20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia

IUC Web page:

For more and ongoing information about the conference visit:

Conference Web page:

Conference Web page mirror sites on Internet:

USA mirror site:
Finland mirror site:

Conference e-mail address:

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