Archives, Digital heritage, Information science, Law, Public policy

In co-operation with the Information Program, Open Society Foundations   and

the Open Society Archives (OSA) at Central European University

The course is also co-sponsored by the Association for Literary and Linguistic Computing 

Course date

2 July - 6 July, 2012
15 February, 2012
The application process is closed; no more applications will be reviewed.

Target group

Applications are invited from the archival and information science profession, cultural heritage sector and public policy field with focus on IPR and related issues. PhD students, junior faculty, researchers in the humanities, social sciences and information technology are also encouraged to apply. Undergraduates without a university degree will not be considered.


It is expected that participants will come with different qualifications and backgrounds, but the pre-requisite is their active engagement with archives in the modern digital infrastructure.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.