Photo of someone reading in the Library18-21 July, 2006

Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig is a biennial academic conference on matters relating to Gaelic. Previous conferences have taken place at the universities of Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The fourth conference will take place at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Skye, in July 2006.

Research papers on both traditional and innovative areas of scholarship will be welcomed and these may be delivered in Scottish Gaelic or in English.

Papers of 20 minutes' duration, with additional time for discussion, will be run in parallel sessions. Abstracts of around 200 words of proposed papers are kindly requested before 31 January 2006. These should be sent to: sm00rng@groupwise.uhi.ac.uk.

Abstracts selected for the conference will be displayed on the conference website at www.smo.uhi.ac.uk/rng2006 where further information on registration, costs, accommodation, childcare and tourism can be found.