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:
- networking and sharing of good practice and relevant experience
- informed project and programme development and research
- dissemination of information, especially of local content
- assessment and evaluation of impact
Our main focus is public access to information, especially through models embracing ICT4D (Information and Communication Technologies for Development) within a holistic approach.
Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2016
03.02.16 LIDA 2016 will be held at the University of Zadar, Zadar, Croatia from 13 - 17 June 2016. The themes include:
Digital Curation and Preservation- Current Trends and Research, Chair: Heather Lea Moulaison, iSchool, University of Missouri, US,
Part II: User Studies, Education & Training for Digital Library Collections. Chair: Michael Seadle, Institute of Library and Information Science, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany,
NordINFOLIT Creating Knowledge conference (CKVIII) 2016
02.02.2016: The 8th NordINFOLIT (the Nordic collaboration forum for information literacy) conference Practices, Goals and Visions for Information Literacy in Higher Education will be held in Reykjavík, Iceland, 2-3 June, 2016. View details
Keynote speakers are now identified, each to focus on one of the 4 themes of the conference: Opportunities for New Successes, Information Literacy and Writing, Assessment of Information Literacy.and Implementation of Information Literacy into the Curriculum.
West Balkan Information Literacy Conference 2016: A Call to Action: Information Literacy in the Digital World
28.01.16: The Call for Papers has been issued for the International Scientific Conference of Librarians "WBILC" 2016 Conference on Information Literacy in the Western Balkan, to be held 8 - 11 June 2016 in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Journal of Information Literacy
05.01.16 Vol 9, No 2 (December 2015) of the Journal of Information Literacy is now available.