EBLIDA offers various mailing lists for its members. Each list has a different focus and target audience.
General mailing lists - open to the public
EBLIDA-LIST is a general mailing list intended to foster communications between EBLIDA, its membership and members of the European library community. The goal is to facilitate information exchange as well as professional communication and development within the EBLIDA community.
- to aid in the distribution of EBLIDA related information and newsletter
- to exchange views and enhance direct involvement of members and non-members
- to inform EBLIDA members and all interested people on news & updates on EU developments
- to disseminate Position Papers & Statements in response to proposals of legislation & policy guidelines to the broader European library community
Audience: We encourage anyone interested in the goals and activities of EBLIDA - individuals and organisations, Members of EBLIDA and non Members - to participate.
- Submission address: eblida-list [at] sympa.kaapeli.fi
- Web interface and archive
Moderator: Sophie Felfoldi
If you need help, please contact the moderator at email@example.com
Announcement Lists - for EBLIDA Members only
Announcement List for Full Members
Audience: Subscription is limited to Full Members. All Members are automatically subscribed to this list. Subscribers cannot post to the list.
Announcement List for Associate Members
Audience: Subscription is limited to Associate Members. All Associate Members are automatically subscribed to this list. Subscribers cannot post to the list.
Purpose: Only for important Member announcements.
Working Group Mailing Lists
EBLIDA-EC a Working Group Mailing List for members of the Executive Committee of EBLIDA. The list is intended to ensure continuity, automate archiving of discussions and exchanged materials.
Audience: EBLIDA-EC is only available to to Executive Committee Members.
EBLIDA-EGCIS is a Working Group Mailing List intended for use by EBLIDA Literacies to share, distribute information, exchange opinions, discuss issues, proposals pertaining to the area of expertise (e.g. cultural, literacy and media literacy issues to improve the position of libraries and archives).
Audience: EBLIDA-EGCIS is restricted to Representatives of the Expert Group on EBLIDA Literacies.
EBLIDA-EGIL is a Working Group Mailing List to facilitate communication the Expert Group on Information Law (EGIL). The mission of the EGIL is to:
- Maintain a good awareness of legal issues that affect the provision and circulation of information, especially where libraries and archives are concerned
- Address the European institutions by making suggestions regarding laws, or changes to laws that would improve the legal position of libraries and archives
- Cooperate and work with other organizations and institutions for these purposes
Audience: EBLIDA-EGIL is a closed list (restricted to subscribers).
EBLIDA-strategy is a Working Group Mailing List for EBLIDA's Strategic Plan Working group consisting of the President, the Vice-President and the Director of EBLIDA with three other members of the EBLIDA Executive Committee.
Audience: EBLIDA-strategy is restricted to the Members of the Strategic Plan Working group.
Eblida-Naple-Conference is a Working Group Mailing List for for the Conference Planning Steering Committee, in charge of the EBLIDA-NAPLE Conference, consisting of EBLIDA, NAPLE-Forum Members and Local Organizers.
Audience: Restricted to Steering Committee Members.
BLOG POST: Why we need transparency?22 September 2017: For a well-informed society to exist, information must be public. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter September 201714 September 2017: News about the next year’s EBLIDA NAPLE Annual Council and Conference, copyright reform, news from Brussels, Europe, EBLIDA and Worldwide. Enjoy reading! Read more >
BLOG POST: Upskilling Pathways: A role for Europe’s Libraries11 September 2017: Where do Europe’s network of 70,000 + libraries fit in? Read more >
EBLIDA joins an international coalition to halt potentially harmful copyright reform07 September 2017: EU copyright reform threatens Open Access and Open Science. Read more >
EBLIDA response to Public Consultation on the evaluation of the Database Directive 96/9/EC01 September 2017: The European Commission launched a public consultation on the application and impact of the Database Directive 96/9/EU on legal protection of databases. Read more >