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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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News 2015


Fair copyright for all across Europe

Fair copyright for all across Europe

01 April 2015
In a bid for fair copyright laws that will benefit citizens and researchers across Europe organisations have called for much needed reforms. Read more >
2015 Year of the Library in Catalonia

2015 Year of the Library in Catalonia

17 March 2015
The Year of the Library, marks the centenary of the Network of People’s Libraries set up by the Commonwealth of Catalonia. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter March 2015 now published

EBLIDA Newsletter March 2015 now published

12 March 2015
Read the March Newsletter with the range of the Association's activities and interests. Information on Elections and Riga-2015 Conference. Read more >
Libraries and literacy - An EBLIDA statement

Libraries and literacy - An EBLIDA statement

12 March 2015
EBLIDA calls on the European Commission to acknowledge the role of libraries in promoting literacy. Read more >
Follow-up of the Meeting of 12 February of the Working Group on Intellectual Property Rights and Copyright Reform

Follow-up of the Meeting of 12 February of the Working Group on Intellectual Property Rights and Copyright Reform

11 March 2015
On behalf of European libraries and their users, Frédéric Blin's (IFLA & EBLIDA) presented his point of view of the public libraries on publishing and copyright issues in the digital environment. Read more >