9-10 October 2014, Flemingsberg, Stockholm, Sweden,
Södertörn University,
Lecture Hall MB 503

Thursday, 9 October

10.00 Registration opens
10.15 – 11.00 Guided tour to the Library 1
11.00 – 12.30 Bibliotheca Baltica General Assembly
11.15 – 12.00 Guided tour to the Library 2
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch (outside MB 503)
13.30 – 14.00 Opening
On behalf of Södertörn University,
Rebecka Lettevall, Assoc. Prof., Research Director, Centre for Baltic and East European Studies, Södertörn University, Sweden
On behalf of Bibliotheca Baltica,
Renaldas Gudauskas, Director General, National Library of Lithuania, Bibliotheca Baltica Board Chair
14.00 – 14.45 Keynote session 1
Moderator: Rebecka Lettevall

Pelle Snickars, Professor, Umeå University – Humlab, Sweden.
Doing digital humanities. Some suggestions and personal reflections

14.45 – 15.15 Coffee/tea
15.15 – 16.15 Paper session 1
Moderator: Liisa Savolainen, Bibliotheca Baltica Board member

Christoph Kümmel, Ph.D., Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Gruppe Wissenschaftliche Literaturversorgungs- und Informationssysteme, Germany
Digital humanities – digital libraries: visions, challenges, and deliverables
Anda Baklāne, Strategic development specialist, National Library of Latvia
Digital libraries as “big data” for literary studies: limitations and aspirations

16.15 – 16.30 Short break
16.30 – 17.30 Paper session 2
Moderator: Liisa Savolainen

Kristina Boréus, Assoc. Prof., School of Social Sciences, Södertörn University, Sweden
Critical discourse analysis and conceptual history: new opportunities with software and full-text databases
Dominika Czyżak, M.A., Deputy Director for Collection Management and Access, Nicolai Copernicus University Library, Toruń, Poland
Digital humanities in Poland and the new role of humanistic scholarship

17.30 – 18.30 Reception at Södertörn University Library
18.30 Bus transfer to Quality Hotel Globe
19.00 Conference dinner at Stjärnrummet, Quality Hotel Globe


Friday, 10 October

9.00 – 9.45 Keynote session 2
Moderator: Dace Lagerborg, Senior Librarian, Södertörn University Library
Timo Honkela, Professor, Department of Modern Languages, University of Helsinki, Centre for Preservation and Digitisation, National Library of Finland
Digital humanities: future directions and opportunities for libraries
9.45 – 10.15 Coffee/tea
10.15 – 11.45 Paper session 3
Moderator: Michał Bron Jr, Assoc. Prof., Senior Librarian, Södertörn University Library

Markus Schnöpf, M.A., Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften Telota, Germany
Digital humanities and information sciences
Natalia Sokolova, Assoc. Prof., Director, Institute of Consortia Library Information Systems, St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Russia
Educational process and digital information provision: landscape in Russian universities
Jan Schrastetter, Deputy Chairman, Digital Forum Central and Eastern Europe (DiFMOE e.V.), Germany
The Digital Forum Central and Eastern Europe and the Riga Digitalis
11.45 – 12.45 Lunch (outside MB 503)
12.45 – 13.45 Paper session 4
Moderator: Robert Zepf, Director, Rostock University Library, Germany;  Bibliotheca Baltica Board member

Jussi-Pekka Hakkarainen, Project Manager, Digitization Project of Kindred Languages, the National Library of Finland
Making the impact on research and society: nichesourcing of Uralic language material
Maria Johnsson, Principal Librarian, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University & Johan Åhlfeldt, research engineer, Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University
Research libraries and Research Data Management (RDM) within the humanities and social sciences – development of future role and services
13.45 – 14.15 Coffee/tea
14.15 – 15.00 Panel discussion
Moderator: Jürgen Warmbrunn, Ph.D., Vice-Director, Herder-Institute, Germany; Bibliotheca Baltica Board member
15.00 – 15.15 Wrapping up
Karin Grönvall
Renaldas Gudauskas