Public Policy

Zimbabweans had been without internet access for at least a week.

Posted 22 January 2019

Commission calls for a permanent forum for reviewing platform self-regulation.

Posted 26 November 2018

If anyone had told Marisol Moreno Ortiz just a year ago that she would be presenting at an international conference in the UK, she would not have believed them.

Posted 15 November 2018

Academic publishing plays an integral role in the research and innovation ecosystem, according to new research.

Posted 13 November 2018

A UK petition signed by 30,000 called for ringfenced funding.

Posted 13 November 2018

French officials will spend six months reviewing content moderation processes.

Posted 13 November 2018

Data and evidence required to advocate for school libraries.

Posted 13 November 2018

A new report produced by think tank Demos in partnership with the Reading Agency highlights societal benefits of reading.

Posted 02 November 2018

Some changes being made to licenses.

Posted 18 October 2018

The Library of Congress has published its new strategic plan for the years 2019 - 2023.

Posted 03 October 2018

RDA announces programme of grants.

Posted 03 October 2018

Member states will now be allowed to grant e-books, audio books and printed books the same tax status.

Posted 03 October 2018

The Wikimedia Foundation and Kiwix announce a global collaboration to increase offline access to Wikipedia and the Wikimedia sites.

Posted 20 July 2018

A wide range of topics were covered at INFORUM in Prague, including library strategy and advocacy, tech developments, preservation, archiving and digitisation.

Posted 12 June 2018

2018 is the 25th anniversary of World Press Freedom Day.

Posted 03 May 2018

Privacy literacy in a complex data landscape at the Brooklyn Public Library, reported at UKSG.

Posted 23 April 2018

The winners will use the funding to run Open events around the world.

Posted 25 February 2018

The 2018 Award is open to UK-based individuals or groups.

Posted 09 February 2018

The IFLA Green Library Award is sponsored by De Gruyter.

Posted 10 January 2018

A complete ban on mobile phones will be introduced in 2018.

Posted 14 December 2017

How will research and scholarly communications be impacted by blockchain technology?

Posted 30 November 2017

The European Parliament hopes move will boost online business.

Posted 30 November 2017

The European Commission has published its latest benchmarking report on the digital transformation of European eGovernment services.

Posted 30 November 2017

New trial scheme will remove barriers between services.

Posted 20 November 2017

Manchester in the UK has been awarded City of Literature status.

Posted 02 November 2017