The DELOS Association for Digital Libraries has been established in order to keep the "DELOS spirit" alive by promoting research activities in the field of digital libraries. More info...
2007-06-08: Second Workshop on Foundations of Digital Libraries
The 2nd International Workshop on Foundations of Digital Libraries will be held in Budapest (Hungary) on 20 Septemeber 2007, in conjunction with the 11th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technologies for Digital Libraries (ECDL 2007). Event website
January 24-25, 2008 - Padova, Italy
4th Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Systems Event website
After a year of investigation, the Network partners have produced a proposal of the reference model. The Workshop will be the opportunity to consolidate and improve the proposed reference model in cooperation with representatives from academia and industry. The reference model report will provide the European Commission with useful input while preparing its future plans on digital libraries.
The person responsible for the event is Donatella Castelli, from ISTI-CNR, Italy, e-mail: Please send any questions you may have concerning this event to Donatella (Tel: +39 050 315 2902).
The Villa Grazioli is some 40 minutes south of Rome. It was constructed in 1580 near the top of the Tusculum Hill and the views of Rome and the surrounding areas are said to be spectacular. In 1776 the old 15th century building was thoroughly reconstructed in form and size. Today, Villa Grazioli is an Italian National monument and hotel withimpressive halls, frescoes and restored gardens.