The heart of the community
Public libraries welcome a diverse group of citizens – more than any other public or private institution, public libraries offer a unique space for encounter and exchange. We see libraries as a dynamic and inclusive space accessible to all that connects with local citizens and global concerns.
We want to re-ignite a European spirit of collaboration, encourage an exchange of ideas, and foster informed, representative, and enlightened collaboration.
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Our latest happenings and news
On June 7 and 8, the NEWCOMER team congregated in Slovenia for a meeting. On the agenda were talks from libraries across Europe and presentations of initiatives in Slovenian libraries. From understanding the role of the library as a community hub to how libraries...
Date: 14-16 June 2022Venue: Goethe Institut, Athens, Greece This is a time when libraries are opening their doors to debate and inclusive dialogue in order to be meeting places for citizens. This is also a time when the ways knowledge is accessed in libraries is...
Press Release: EBLIDA, NAPLE and PL2030 join together to reinforce and develop library initiatives for Ukrainian refugees
All European countries are offering safe places of refuge for millions of people escaping war in Ukraine. European Libraries are peace strongholds amidst the horrible war which followed the Russian attack against Ukraine. It is their duty to provide support and, as...