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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 2016


Library and Cultural Heritage Institution Responses to the Commission Copyright Proposal

Library and Cultural Heritage Institution Responses to the Commission Copyright Proposal

15 December 2016
We believe that overall welfare is best served by a robust and mandatory set of copyright exceptions which facilitate access to knowledge. Read more >
The Library positions on implementing the Marrakesh Treaty in Europe

The Library positions on implementing the Marrakesh Treaty in Europe

13 December 2016
The Treaty sets a clear objective: a print disability should not preclude a person’s ability to exercise his human right of access to information, research and culture. Read more >
EBLIDA Newsletter December 2016

EBLIDA Newsletter December 2016

08 December 2016
EBLIDA Newsletter published with the range of activities and interests, library & information society news from Europe, Brussels, EBLIDA.... and more. Read more >
The EU Data Protection Regulation

The EU Data Protection Regulation

06 December 2016
Copyright is indeed very relevant for how libraries can operate. But integrity law, e.g. Data Protection may very well be a far more important issue. Read more >
MEP Library lover group

MEP Library lover group

30 November 2016
Officially launched at the "Generation Code: Born at the Library" event. Read more >