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The European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations is an independent umbrella association of library, information, documentation and archive associations and institutions in Europe.

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Strategy and Annual Report


The EBLIDA Strategy guides the work of EBLIDA and is expressed in more practical detail in the annual EBLIDA Work Programme which is available to members.

EBLIDA Strategy 2016 - 2019

Approved at the 24th Council Meeting, The Hague, The Netherlands, 9 May 2016.

Annual Report

The EBLIDA Annual Report gives details of the activities carried out in the year between the meetings of the Council.
EBLIDA Annual Report 2017-2018

EBLIDA Annual Report 2017-2018

Approved at the 26th Council Meeting, Strasbourg, France, 30 May 2018

EBLIDA Annual Report 2016-2017

Approved at the 25th Council Meeting, Aarhus, Denmark, 3 May 2017

EBLIDA Annual Report 2015-2016

Approved at the 24th Council Meeting, The Hague, The Netherlands, 9 May 2016

EBLIDA Annual Report 2014 - 2015

Approved at the 23rd Council Meeting, Riga, Latvia, May 2015

EBLIDA Annual Report 2013 - 2014

Approved at the 22nd Council Meeting, Athens, Greece, May 2014

EBLIDA Annual Report 2012 - 2013

Approved at the 21st Council Meeting, Milan, Italy, May 2013

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