Digitisation and Online access (archived)
Digitisation and online access has become an important question at the European level as shown in the Digital Agenda.
Issues related to the digitisation of library materials, as well as strengthening the access of all citizens' remain topics on which EBLIDA concentrates.
Therefore EBLIDA maintains a good general awareness of issues in relation to digitisation and online access across Europe, and disseminates relevant information concerning online accessibility to EBLIDA members. EBLIDA addresses the European Institutions, by making proposals and formulating position statements regarding online accessibility so as to improve the position of libraries and archives in Europe and the dissemination of online
content. EBLIDA cooperate and works with other organisations and institutions by, for example, sharing information and best practice.
EBLIDA is relying on its Expert Group on Digitisation and online access that is central to the lobbying activities of the organisation.
European Parliament Hearing:22 March 2023: The future of the European book sector Read more >
Press Release: Handbook on comparative e-lending policies in Europe16 March 2023: Published now by the EBLIDA EGIL Group of Experts. (Expert Group on Information Law). Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter March 202309 March 2023: Read about Library Legislation and E-Lending Policy in Europe, E-Relevance, RL:EU, A new tool for Partnership Matching for EU-funded Projects, Sustainable Development and Libraries and more... Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter February 202315 February 2023: Are you willing to help us, so we can support you best? And information on EBLIDA Conference. Read more >
EBLIDA sends condolences to Türkiye and Syria10 February 2023: Our hearts and minds are with those affected. Read more >