Category Archives: NAPLE

NAPLE Assembly 2014. Presentations (XIV)

NAPLE is a member of Europeana. Rianne Brouwers, from the Netherlands Institute for Public Libraries and Dutch representative in NAPLE, gives a preentation about Europeana and its New strategic plan 2015-2020.

NAPLE & Europeana

NAPLE Assembly 2014. Presentations (XII)

Today, you can see the presentation summarizing the meeting of the NAPLE e-Book Working Group celebrated last May 12th 2014 in Athens.

NAPLE e-Book Working Group

NAPLE Assembly 2014. Presentations (III)

Today, we will learn about the implementation of the Flemish Parliament Act of 6 July 2012 on Local Cultural Policy: it’s the Flemish update.

Flemish public libraries


NAPLE E-Book Working Group Meeting 2014. Presentations (II)

Today, you can read an overview of the E-Book Lending at the Spanish Libraries, yet to be implemented.

Learn more about the design of the project and the development of the platform through this presentation:

E-Book Lending at the Spanish Libraries

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Blog

This week at Sister Libraries we are featuring a new section: Interviews with Sister Libraries, where librarians participating in the project will tell us about their experiences. First interview is now posted at the Sister Libraries’ blog

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Programme

This week in Sister Libraries, we have an important announcement to do: a new region is joining in! It’s Scotland.

You’ll also find the activities designed  by four sister libraries: a couple of projects to bid farewell to the current year by the Allo Public Library (Spain) working with the Aleksandrow Public Library (Poland) and the activities scheduled for 2013 by the Salamanca Public Library “Torrente Ballester” and its Sister library, the Lousada Municipal Library in Portugal.

Get more information at Sister Libraries

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Programme

This week at the NAPLE Sister Libraries site you can read some news on the October activities of the Sister Libraries Krapina Public Library (Croatia) and Tielt-Winge Library (Belgium).

Click here for the text and pictures.

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Programme

We have reached 24 sisterships!! Congratulations to all the libraries participating in the programme. This time the sister libraries are the Korčula City Library  from Croatia and the Kaunas County Public Library  from Lithuania and both have established sistershipd with our most active library in the programme, the Municipal Public Library of Piekary Slaskie  in Poland. We also have news from this library and its 7 sisters!

There is also a new library from Lithuania participating in the programme, the Povilas Višinskis Šiauliai County Public Library. With this new incorportation, the programme now has 62 European public libraries participating.

We have also added some news on our presence in the last IFLA Conference in Helsinki, and a brochure you can use to encourage libraries to participate in the programme. Do not miss it!

NAPLE Sister Libraries

E-services and e-books in Estonia

Today we present one of the last presentations of last NAPLE Assembly. In this case, Meeli Veskus from Estonia shows a general outlook of e-services and e-books in her country.

Summary of news on the Sister Libraries Programme

NAPLE Sister Libraries will be present at the next IFLA Conference in Helsinki with a poster.

More information here.