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.


eLearning Africa 2015, Enriching Tomorrow

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 20-22 May 2015 

10.10.14  The call for proposals is now open, with sub themes Investing in Skills,  Post 2015 Developing and Implementing Policy, Tomorrow's ICT, The Age of Openness, Local Cultures, Diversity and ICT, Developing ICT Competence offered as a guide. Call for Proposals deadline: January 15, 2015

European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL) 2014

Dubrovnik, Croatia, 20-23 October 2014

10.10.14 Final Programme now available.

20th International Conference on Technology Supported Learning & Training - 

3- 5 December 2014: the 20th event of ONLINE EDUCA BERLIN

The-conference will present the newest e-learning services, technology, research, opinions and expertise that are shaping technology enhanced learning and training, under the overall theme of Changing Learning.


02.09.14 The September issue is now available.  Providing an e-learning journey across the globe, this issue includes the Norwegian pioneering mobile microlearning; how Ireland’s early school leavers are re-engaging with education; capacity building in emerging markets; and, open innovation in German universities. Subscribe to the newsletter.