Under the patronage of the European Commission Representation in Italy
The University of Messina will host the XI NILDE Conference on Document delivery and Interlibrary Cooperation “An explosion of knowledge: from theory to practice to reduce inequalities”.
The title aims to effectively represent the strategic function of the libraries in access to knowledge and circulation of information. Today libraries play an important role in supporting inclusivity, reducing the inequalities, and promoting a larger and more equal access to information for everyone, regardless of the countries of origin the available resources.
According to the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development Goals, these principles also inspire IFLA activities and new projects, such as “HERMES” – Strengthening digital resource sharing during COVID and beyond, that will be the main topic of the first day of the Conference.
The meeting will be also an occasion to share experiences and good practices between the libraries of the network. A session of the conference will be dedicated to the initiatives of Universities and Research Institutions concerning Open Science.
Registration is required by 5 September 2022.