Europe

Helping libraries help Europeans: European library associations release manifesto for European Parliament Elections 2024

Leading European library associations and organisations have released a manifesto calling on candidates for the European Parliament elections to ensure libraries realise their potential to build a stronger, fairer, more sustainable Europe.

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  • 25 April 2024

Launch of ‘Everywhere All the Time’ – a digital literacy intervention that fosters critical conversations about technology and AI

With a growing generation of people relying on the internet for learning, entertainment and socializing, it's crucial to cultivate their capacity to ask critical questions about how technology impacts their lives, their communities and the planet. But how can educators guide teens to understand and navigate the digital world confidently? “Everywhere, All the Time” is a creative and playful digital literacy intervention, aiming to do just that.

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  • 16 April 2024

Post-Pandemic Perceptions

While we have been fortunate to be able to put the restrictions associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic behind us, not all is the same as before. IFLA's Regional Council, which brings together representatives of each world region, has produced a new report which looks in particular at how the way governments, communities and libraries themselves saw libraries before the Pandemic and now.

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  • 10 April 2024

Libraries at the European Digital and Media Literacy Week

From February 27th to March 1st, the European Digital and Media Literacy Week took place in Brussels. Representatives from educational and media organizations across various countries participated in the international conference, offering insights into ongoing and forthcoming initiatives aimed at enhancing population literacy, promoting media education, countering disinformation, and advancing digital literacy.

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  • 15 March 2024

Management & Marketing meet in Lima – Peru: Open Day Sessions

The Open day Session is an in-presence event hosted by BRITANICO Library, the library of the Asociación Cultural Peruano Británica - BRITANICO, one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in Peru, and will be streaming in a Webinar Zoom format to reach a wider audience all over the world. This open day aim to close libraries and colleagues from the Latin American Region, and to interchange experiences between M&M members and Peruvian librarians regarding to management and marketing practices seeking opportunities for developing and sustainable collaboration.

  • Events
  • 20 February 2024

September Europe Regional Division Committee Meeting

Europe Regional Division Committee focuses strongly on advocacy, identifying priorities for the region, and defining and delivering on action plans that respond to these. This includes work to build capacity, communicate about IFLA’s work and offer, extend IFLA’s membership and reach, and strengthen the voice of libraries.

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  • 02 February 2024

August Europe Regional Division Committee Meeting

Europe Regional Division Committee focuses strongly on advocacy, identifying priorities for the region, and defining and delivering on action plans that respond to these. This includes work to build capacity, communicate about IFLA’s work and offer, extend IFLA’s membership and reach, and strengthen the voice of libraries.

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  • 02 February 2024