University of Copenhagen,
2nd to the 4th of April 2014.
The aim of the seminar is to bring together scholars, conservators, librarians, archivists, curators and others who work in the field of manuscript studies, preservation and conservation.
Papers are invited on subjects relating to the care and conservation of manuscripts in the widest sense, including, but not limited to, conservation techniques and related matters, curatorial, codicological, philological and book historical subjects and digitisation.
The proposal should include a preliminary title and an abstract, which should state the relevance of the subject for this seminar (500-1000 words).
The principal language of the conference is English but papers in German are also welcome.
The dead-line for submission of proposals is the 1st of June 2013.
The seminar is arranged by Ragnheiður Mósesdóttir & Matthew James Driscoll of the Arnamagnæan Institute, University of Copenhagen and Ivan Boserup & Marie Vest of the Royal Library.
For further information you can write to Ragnheiður, who acts as the seminar co-ordinator.