9 October 2018

The Jagiellonian University main building
24 Gołębia Street, 31-007 Kraków, Poland
Coordinates: 50.060931, 19.932782

The building is situated within the historical centre of Kraków

More detailed information on how to get to this building will be added soon.

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10 - 11 October 2018 and the pre-conference doctoral workshop

The building of the Faculty of Management and Social Communication
4 Prof. Stanisława Łojasiewicza Street, 30-348 Kraków, Poland
Coordinates: 50.029911, 19.908541

The building is situated within the 3rd Campus of the Jagiellonian University (approximately 20-25 minutes by tram from the historical centre of Kraków)

More detailed information on how to get to this building will be added soon.

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Kraków offers a lot of hotels and hostels of various standards and at various prices, so anybody can easily find adequate accommodation in Kraków using standard ways of booking through the Internet. We can also arrange and offer some places for those participants, who preferred having the accommodation organized by the conference organizers (for example in the Jagiellonian University guest houses in the city centre (http://www.dg.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/start).  

 

More detailed information will be added later

 

Kraków (also Cracow) - one of the most beautiful and friendly cities in Poland, its former capital and now the second largest city in the country. Today Kraków, with its population of approximately 750,000, is one of the leading centres of Polish academic, artistic and cultural life. Famous for its priceless monuments and rich history is visited by over 10 million tourists from all over the world a year (2015).

 

The Jagiellonian University headquarters
24 Gołębia Street, 31-007 Kraków, Poland

 

The Jagiellonian University, founded in 1364, is the oldest university in Poland and one of the oldest in Europe. Today the JU is also one of the best and the biggest Polish scientific and higher education institutions. It comprises 15 faculties, employs approximately 4 thousand scholars and provide education to almost 50 thousand students. Among the famous graduates of the JU were Nicolaus Copernicus and Karol Wojtyła, the future Pope John Paul II.

 

Institute of Information and Library Science

4 Prof. Stanisława Łojasiewicza Street, 30-348 Kraków, Poland

 

The Institute was established in 1974 and now operates within the Faculty of Management and Social Communication of the Jagiellonian University.Today it offers undergraduate and graduate degree programmes in information management, doctoral (PhD) programme and two non-degree post diploma programmes. We conduct research in a vast area of book and information science with a special emphasis on various aspects of theory and methodology of this discipline, information management, information ecology, information behaviour, information culture and competencies as well as on books and their functions in social communication and on modern librarianship.