Special track on Metadata & Semantics for Cultural Collections & ApplicationsPart of the 7th International Conference on Metadata and Semantic Research (MTSR 2013), 19-22 November 2013, Thessaloniki, Greece
Submission deadline: June 20th, 2013
AIM AND SCOPE
Cultural heritage collections are essential knowledge infrastructures that provide a solid representation of the historical background of human communities, the development of their linguistic idioms and artistic expression, while they constitute important instruments for the social and ethnic cohesion.
The aim of this Special Track is to document the state-of-the-art in technologies and issues around cultural collections and back-end infrastructures. The objective is to generate a forum in which researchers and scientists that are working on relevant issues and applications to come together, meet and exchange ideas about the main open issues, so that more effective progress can be made in this area.
The papers in this special track should be original and of high quality, addressing issues in areas such as:
SUBMISSION GUIDELINESAuthors can submit either full papers (12 pages) or short papers (6 pages). Submitted papers have to follow the LNCS proceedings formatting style and guidelines.
The submitted papers will undergo the same peer review as the submissions for MTSR 2013 and accepted contributions will be published in the MTSR 2013 proceedings (Springer CCIS series). Authors of accepted papers will be asked to register to the Conference and present their work.
Authors of the best papers will be invited to submit extended and revised versions of their papers for possible publication in selected international journals, including the International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies (Inderscience), and Program: Electronic library and information systems (Emerald) (list incomplete).
More information on submission can be found at the MTSR 2013 call for papers web page.
June 20th, 2013: paper
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