Call for participation

Dear colleagues, researchers, editors, librarians, publishers and students, you are kindly invited to participate atPubMet2015 – The 2nd Conference on Scholarly Publishing in the Context of Open Science.

Organizers: The Department of Information Sciences at the University of Zadar and Ruđer
Bošković Institute Library, September 24-25, 2015. Zadar, Croatia.

Description and Objectives

The main theme of the conference is scholarly communication in the context of open science: PUBlishing as the most visible channel and METrics and assessment (PUBMET). This year’s conference topics are focused on new trends in publishing of scholarly journals and books, openness, new formats of digital publishing, innovations in the peer review processes, the relationship between traditional and new metrics, the new models and approaches to the assessment of researchers and academic institutions, editorial policies, and best practices in editing the journal. The organizers aim to bring together a diverse community of researchers, university teachers, publishers, editors, librarians/information specialists and experts from a vast array of scientific research.