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EBLIDA Executive Committee Meeting, 22-23 November, 2016

23 November 2016

EBLIDA Executive Committee Meeting, 22-23 November, 2016

At Palazzo San Macuto (Galileo Room)
Rome, Italy

Members of the Executive Committee met in Rome on 22nd and 23rd November on the invitation of the Association of Italian Librarians (AIB).

Our Italian colleagues organised the meeting in the magnificent Library of the Members of the Parliament, in the Galileo Room (one of the rooms in which Galileo had to abjure).

EC members had 2 days of intensive work EBLIDA’s current activities, looking in detail at those undertaken especially on copyright reform and the question of e-lending.

EC members also welcomed Ilona Kish, Programme Director at Public Libraries 2020, for an intensive meeting to strengthen the coordination of lobbying in Brussels and future steps to take.

EBLIDA Executive Committee Members


Monica Rossi (AIB Secretary General)
Stefano Parise
Alicia Sellès Carrot
Vincent Bonnet (Director)
Jukka Relander (President)
Christa Müller
Charles Noordam
Guy Daines
Uldis Zariņš.
Steen Bording Andersen,
Jean-Marie Reding (Treasurer),
Barbara Lison (Vice-President),

Thanks everyone for a wonderful meeting full of ideas & inspiration.

Special thanks to L'associazione dei bibliotecari italiani (AIB) for hosting the meetings and Enrica Manenti and Monica Rossi for the organization.

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