For the last 500 years, printed books have been the default means of circulating knowledge. In the last 15 years, this has ceased to be the case. This Symposium will address this issue, also by placing it in an historical perspective. The symposium will be held on 9-10 July in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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The Digital Humanities Benelux, a platform for the collaboration between Digital Humanities projects in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg, is organizing a conference in Antwerp on 8-9 June. Topics will include such subjects as Cyber Culture, Digital Scholarly Editing, Curation & Collection and Networks.

Find more information here.

The Universal Short Title Catalogue project has now opened its registration for the St Andrews Book Conference on Buying and Selling.

This conference will offer contributions on the theme of buying and selling in the early modern book trade: failures and successes of print ventures; strategies and ideas to increase the sales; rebinding, reprinting, reediting; cooperation and competition amongst booksellers; the day-to-day life of printing firms and bookshops; fairs and permanent markets; catalogues advertising stock and individual libraries being auctioned; taste and trends in the purchase of books; influence of censorship and regulations.

Co-organised by Shanti Graheli and Jan Alessandrini, the conference will take place 18-20 June 2015 at the University of St Andrews.

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The Oxford Bodleian Library & Radcliffe Camera are organizing a symposium on Edmond Malone's annotations in (and on) English literature. This symposium examines the lives and afterlives of Malone's readings of English literature. It takes as particular focus the long influence of Malone's critical perspective on those who agreed and disagreed with him, both in his lifetime and in later generations of students and scholars.

It will be held on the 26th of June 2015, at Lecture Theatre, Weston Library, Oxford. (Official website.)

On Wednesday 20th of May, the National Library of Spain and University of Zaragosa are introducing their new journal on periodicals, antiquarian book trade, etc.

Find their website here (in Spanish).