National Libraries

Call for submissions released; deadline mid-January 2020.

Posted 25 November 2019

University acquires judge's annotated copy of book at centre of obscenity trial.

Posted 02 October 2019

The Census Bureau's statistics and information search engine is being retired.

Posted 22 September 2019

The new site will surface archived content and clips that have a topical appeal. 

Posted 20 September 2019

Nearly £5million awarded by the National Lottery will bring together BBC and ITV archive material.

Posted 04 September 2019

Words Weekend festival teams up with British Library to create a word map of modern Britain.

Posted 23 August 2019

Newly searchable database reveals real reading habits.

Posted 18 June 2019

International Museums Day is celebrated in May 2019. Kenn Bicknell considers the lessons libraries can learn from museums.

Posted 03 May 2019

Libraries matter for Europe and Europe matters for libraries. IFLA and its partners have developed a library manifesto for Europe. Here are the highlights.

Posted 26 April 2019

Initiative includes preserving over 200 billion Weibo posts.

Posted 23 April 2019

British Library initiative outlines plans for the Library in the north of England.

Posted 25 March 2019

Gale, a Cengage company, has released the third installment of its award-winning Archives of Sexuality & Gender series.

Posted 26 February 2019

It's 2019 and ILI is back to celebrate innovative libraries and librarians in our 21st year. We take a look behind the scenes as the Call for Speakers opens, and speaker proposals start to come in.

Posted 28 January 2019

The IFLA Green Library Award, sponsored by De Gruyter Publishing, was established in 2016.

Posted 20 July 2018

A wide range of topics were covered at INFORUM in Prague, including library strategy and advocacy, tech developments, preservation, archiving and digitisation.

Posted 12 June 2018

Two beneficiaries have received the transferred works.

Posted 27 April 2018

The National Archives joins the Open Preservation Foundation; 3D Models can now be uploaded to Wikimedia Commons.

Posted 26 February 2018

Celebrating innovative libraries and info pros at this year's Internet Librarian International (16-17 October, Olympia, London).

Posted 15 January 2018

The Bibliography covers approximately one million works published in Finland.

Posted 02 January 2018

A Storify of Tweets using the #ILI2017 hashtag on Day 2 of Internet Librarian International.

Posted 20 October 2017

New British Library exhibition celebrates Harry Potter's 20th anniversary.

Posted 20 October 2017

A Storify of Tweets using the #ILI2017 hashtag on Day 1 of Internet Librarian International.

Posted 19 October 2017

Help shape the future of the library field.

Posted 25 August 2017

This year's Internet Librarian International celebrates the superhuman impact librarians have on organisations, communities and individuals.

Posted 17 August 2017

Access to information empowers individuals, communities, nations and organisations to make better decisions, and live better lives.

Posted 21 July 2017

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