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					The University of New South Wales
                   for



     ETD 2005
        8th International Symposium
             on Electronic Theses
               and Dissertations
                 A warm

       WELCOME
              awaits you in

         SYDNEY
         Australia

UNSW   The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
       ETD 2005 Conference Bid
           Our proposal

  Where: The Scientia,
         The University of New South Wales
         Sydney, Australia
  When: 27 – 30 September 2005

  Who: UNSW Library and
       UNSW Campus Conferencing




UNSW      The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
          ETD 2005 Conference Bid
               Australia




  Gateway to South-East Asia and the Pacific




UNSW     The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
         ETD 2005 Conference Bid
               Sydney




   Home of the 2000 Olympic Games



UNSW   The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
       ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                 Sydney
               A fine harbour city




       … complementing natural beauty
  with tasteful historic and cultural amenities


UNSW      The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
          ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                    UNSW
                    campus
   Located just
       7 kms
     from the
  heart of Sydney


                                     Architecturally
                                     sophisticated
                                      38 hectare
                                        campus


UNSW      The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
          ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                  UNSW
                  community
 Over…
   - 35,000 students
   - 5,000 staff
   - 75 Schools


                            - 530 postgraduate
                              programs and 125 awards
                            - 450 undergraduate
                              programs and 75 awards
                         Source: http://www.unsw.edu.au/about/pad/aboutfacts.html




UNSW      The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
          ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                       UNSW
                         research

 … renowned for its commitment to new and creative
 approaches to research and education

 … ranks in the top 4 Australian universities
 receiving research funding

  … regarded as Australia’s leading
  international university


                                   Source: Profile: The University of New South Wales




UNSW           The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
               ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                     UNSW
                    associations

 Founding member of Go8 – the top eight
 research universities in Australia

 Member of Universitas 21 – a prestigious
 North American, European and
 South East Asian university consortium

 Strong teaching and research alliances
 with over 200 universities worldwide

                                 Source: Profile: The University of New South Wales




UNSW         The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
             ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                     UNSW
    commitment to outreach & collaboration


 “Digital access … is an area where we
 should not work alone – to me it seems
 essential that we find solutions in
 co-operation with other universities”.

               VC’s Inaugural Public Lecture
                        27 November 2002
                                                 Professor Wyatt R Hume
                                                 Vice Chancellor, UNSW




UNSW         The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
             ETD 2005 Conference Bid
                              UNSW
        commitment to scholarly communication


“The fostering of repositories for digital materials is a
clear priority for the library”. UNSW Library will
“establish and nourish innovative electronic
publishing projects focusing on those
which showcase UNSW research
and unique resources”

               Source: UNSW Library Strategic Update 2003




UNSW              The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
                  ETD 2005 Conference Bid
       Why choose UNSW?
 Lead institution of the Australian Digital Theses (ADT) Program
 http://adt.caul.edu.au/
 Convenor of ADT Program since 1998

 Participated in ETD annually since 2000
 Member of NDLTD with representatives on:
      - Steering Committee
        - Standards Committee
        - Strategic Planning Committee




UNSW          The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
              ETD 2005 Conference Bid
               ADT@UNSW
 Optional for postgraduates, but strongly encouraged

 Over 135 UNSW theses in ADT database

 PDF or Word documents accepted

 Significant old theses scanned




UNSW         The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
             ETD 2005 Conference Bid
   Conference venue




           Architecture award-winning
                Scientia building


UNSW   The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
       ETD 2005 Conference Bid
    Conference venue


                        Ritchie Theatre




 Tyree Room

UNSW   The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
       ETD 2005 Conference Bid
   International access
          Sydney International airport
          - 20 minutes from UNSW campus
          - over 100 international flights
            per day




UNSW   The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
       ETD 2005 Conference Bid
        other amenities…
 Convenient and well-priced accommodation
 Excellent public transport service
 Recreation and leisure facilities
 Great shopping




UNSW       The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
           ETD 2005 Conference Bid
            Contact details
 Address:   Mr Andrew Wells
            University Librarian
            UNSW Sydney 2052
            Australia

 Phone:     +61 2 9385 2662

 Fax:       +61 2 9662 8002

 Email:     a.wells@unsw.edu.au


UNSW        The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
            ETD 2005 Conference Bid
        Further information

 UNSW Library
 http://www.library.unsw.edu.au/
 Australian Digital Theses Program@UNSW
 http://www.library.unsw.edu.au/thesis/
 digital.html
 Sydney, Australia
 http://www.tourism.nsw.gov.au/
 http://www.sydney.com.au/



UNSW        The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
            ETD 2005 Conference Bid
            Our request
            With our strong commitment to
          electronic scholarly communication
   UNSW asks for full consideration to be host of the
             8th International Symposium on
                       ETD in 2005.
   It would be the first in the Southern hemisphere,
         first in the Asia/SE Asia/Pacific region.




UNSW     The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
         ETD 2005 Conference Bid

				
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