Welcome to the NIDA website

The Network for Information and Digital Access (NIDA) works to promote effective utilization of information and knowledge.

NIDA partners with colleagues and organisations throughout the world to assist:

Our main focus is public access to information, communication and interaction within a holistic approach.


Canadian Science Literacy Week, September 19 - 25th, scienceliteracy.ca

05.05.16: Over 80 partners have already signed up to participate in scienceliteracy.ca 2016 and The Zooniverse is showcasing a collection of citizen science projects around the world.

NordINFOLIT Creating Knowledge conference (CKVIII) 2016, Reykjavik, 1-3 June 2016

03.05.2016: An updated Programme with Abstracts for the 8th NordINFOLIT (the Nordic collaboration forum for information literacy) conference Practices, Goals and Visions for Information Literacy in Higher Education is now available.

Genetic Literacy Project (GLP)

25.04.16: The Board of the GLP has issued a new Mission, Financial Transparency and Governorship statement. It confirms that the commitment of the GLP is to promote public awareness and constructive discussion of genetics, biotechnology, evolution and science literacy.  Visit the GLP website.

European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL), 10-13 October, Prague

19.05.16: Registration is now open!  Application forms

 Early Bird' before June 15