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.


Paris Declaration calls for renewed emphasis on Media and Information Literacy in the Digital Age

16.07.14 Participants in the first European Media and Information Literacy (MIL) Forum, Paris from 27-28 May 2014 have formally adopted the Paris Declaration.  Reaffirming the importance of MIL and calling for a renewed emphasis on MIL in today’s digital environment, the declaration also highlights cooperation among key actors and multi-stakeholder groups as being key progress.

European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL) 2014

The European Conference on Information Literacy (or ECIL2014) being organized by the Department of Information Management of Hacettepe University and Department of Information and Communication Sciences of Zagreb University.will be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia 20-23 October 2014.

15 to 20 year olds reading across the world: Why? Where? How?

Bibliothèque nationale de France (the National Library of France), Paris, France

Saturday, 23 August 2014 (9 AM - 6 PM), followed by cocktails.