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European Conference on Information Literacy – ECIL 2016

The registration for the European Conference on Information Literacy – ECIL 2016 has been opened. ECIL 2016 will take place in Prague, Czech Republic, from 10 – 13 October, 2016 and is co-organized by the Department of Information Management of Hacettepe University, Department of Information and Communication Sciences of Zagreb University and Association of Libraries of Czech Universities – ALCU. The main topic of ECIL 2016 is “Information Literacy in the Inclusive Society”. Please, visit conference website: for further details.
*   The conference program (plenary + parallel sessions) will take place approx. from Monday Oct. 10th 9:00 until Thursday Oct. 13th 14:00/2 p.m.)
*   There are also several options for trips available: please, check the detailed information + times, so you can plan your arrival/departure accordingly See:
*   For the Welcome Reception information see:
*   For the Conference Dinner information see:
*   This year you have a choice to get the printed abstract book (FREE) or download the PDF version that will be available at the conference website shortly before we all meet in Prague: we are happy to have a copy of the abstract book ready for you in your conference bag, however consider the environment when making this decision


*   Please, see the ECIL 2016 website for a detailed information about registration process:
*   The system for registration and accommodation booking is different from the Conference Management System (used for submissions) – therefore you need to get a new password before you start the registration process.
*   The Accommodation can be booked along with your registration – please, see information on Accommodation booking at
*   The deadline for Early Birds registration is June 15th!

If you have any problem or request regarding the registration, accommodation booking or payments, please contact the conference secretariat at e-mail address, telephone number +420 284 001 444 or fax number +420 284 001 448.

We are very excited to host the “Critical Information Literacy Unconference” as a pre-conference event. Please, see detailed information at You can also register right now for the event: