Welcome to the NIDA website

The Network for Information and Digital Access (NIDA) works to promote utilisation of information through library and information services.

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

Our main focus is public access to information, especially through models embracing ICT4D (Information and Communication Technologies for Development) within a holistic approach.


Guidelines on Information Literacy for Lifelong Learning. View

23.07.15  Compiled by the Information Literacy Section (InfoLit) of IFLA the guidelines aim to support information professionals engaged in educational programs, i.e., basic and higher education, in their efforts to meet their current information needs.

Original Language : English
Translations now available in:     

Developing a Blended Learning Skills Programme: Information Literacy Workshop

Friday, August 28th, 2015

Venue: McClay Library, Queen’s University, Belfast

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Global Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Week, 2015

14.07.15: The 4th annual global celebration of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) was held on22-28 June. Details can be found at  The program with Abstracts

European Conference on Information Literacy ECIL2015

22.06.15: Registration for ECIL 3 is now open (Early registration until July 15, 2015)

The main theme being Information Literacy, Media Literacy, Smart Lifestyle and Environmental Sustainability 

Western Balkan Information Literacy Conference

21.06.15: Held 17 - 20 June in Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina the broad theme of the conference focused on ‘Information & media literacy for lifelong learning: digital citizenship for a digital age'. Copies of full papers and abstracts are now available.

9th International Conference on e-Learning

21 – 24 July 2015 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 

28.05.15  Full details