Monthly Archives: June 2013

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Blog

This week at Sister Libraries, the activities from Koprivnica Public Library (Croatia) and Sastamala Public Library (Finland). Also, some information and pictures  about the initiative Academy of life saving  in library, from the Municipal Public Library in Piekary Slaskie (Poland).And  the  poster Public Library “Fran Galovic” in Koprivnica, Croatia, and its sister Sastamala Public Library in Finland will be presenting describing their experience at the IFLA Conference Singapore 2013.

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NAPLE Seminar on eBooks, 2013. Presentations (I)

The NAPLE Seminar on eBooks was held in Milan last 13th May. We’ll be publishing the presentations in the next weeks. This first presentation is a report by Jan Braeckman (Bibnet Flanders, Brussels) and Frank Huysmans (University of Amsterdam) about ebooks and public libraries in Europe.

E-book business models in European public libraries

NAPLE’s Annual Assembly, 2013. Presentations (XII)

Today, we publish the last of the presentations at the NAPLE’s Annual Assembly: Gérard Cohen talks about the last measures took by France for encouraging the introduction of e-books in libraries.

France’s update

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Blog

This week at Sister Libraries, the presentation of two new Sections in the web: “About” and “FAQs”. Also, some pictures from the Lalín Municipal Library “Varela Jácome” in Galicia, Spain, that is looking for a library to sister with. Finally, the new activities of Sister Libraries Tielt-Winge (Belgium) & Krapina (Croatia).

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NAPLE’s Annual Assembly, 2013. Presentations (XI)

Presentation from Czech Republic about their legislation on libraries at NAPLE’s Annual Assembly.

Czechia legislation

NAPLE’s Annual Assembly, 2013. Presentations (X)

Presentation from Lithuania at NAPLE’s Annual Assembly.

 Lithuanian Libraries

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Blog

This week at Sister Libraries, a new activity developed by the Lousada Municipal Library in collaboration with its Sister, Salamanca Public Library around the Spanish writer Gonzalo Torrente Ballester. Also, a new library has joined in: the Lalín Municipal Library from Galicia, Spain.

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NAPLE’s Annual Assembly, 2013. Presentations (IX)

Presentation from Finland at NAPLE’s Annual Assembly.

Ebooks for Finnish Public libraries

 

NAPLE’s Annual Assembly, 2013. Presentations (VIII)

Today, the presentation from Switzerland at NAPLE’s Annual Assembly.

E-books (and other digital media) in Swiss public libraries

 

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Blog

This week at Sister Libraries, we announce the Salamanca Public Library “Torrente Ballester” has won the Assitej Spain 2012 National Prize. And, in the Aveiro Municipal Library, they are celebrating their 20th Anniversary. Congratulations to both!

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