EBLIDA is the European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations.
We are an independent umbrella association of library, information, documentation and archive associations and institutions in Europe.
Subjects on which EBLIDA concentrates are European information society issues, including copyright & licensing, culture & education. We promote unhindered access to information in the digital age and the role of archives and libraries in achieving this goal.
Press Release: CJEU Advocate General opinion on e-lending A step forward…16 June 2016: Is an e-book is a book with regard to the EU Rental and Lending Directive? The CJEU Advocate-General’s Opinion challenges some current national laws and programmes for e-lending. Read more >
EBLIDA’s answer to European Commission Public Consultation on Publishers’ Role in the Copyright Value Chain and Freedom of Panorama exception.15 June 2016: EBLIDA responds to EC Consultation. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter June 201609 June 2016: Read the current Newsletter with the range of activities and interests, library & information society news from Europe, Brussels, EBLIDA.... and more. Read more >
Be Open to Open Science09 June 2016: EBLIDA, along with LIBER and IFLA prepared a Press Release on the STM statement on the Open Science Council conclusions. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter May 201613 May 2016: The EBLIDA May Newsletter, complete with Conference summary, now published! Read more >