Wednesday, 14 November 2012

NACIRA Conference 2012

 The 2012 conference and Annual General Meeting for the National Committee for Information Resources on Asia will be held on Tuesday 4th December, 10.30-16.30 at the Needham Research Institute in Cambridge.  The theme of this year's conference is Applied Materials: making oriental collections visible, and looks at ways of raising the profile of your collections.  It will include presentations on
  • the British Library's Mughal exhibition
  • the British Museum's shunga exhibition
  • the Cambridge University Sanskrit manuscripts project
  • the Cambridge University Genizah digitization project
There will also be a visit to a display of manuscripts from Cambridge University Library's collections.

The cost is £30, including lunch (£10 for students) and further information about the conference and registration can be found here

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