Library and information services are crucial to achieving access to information and freedom of expression and in fostering literacy and learning. We monitor global developments relevant to information professionals and advance the interests of our members by working with a number of international organisations.

International - Organisations

We work with a number of organisations to influence global developments and to advance the interests of our members.

International - Policy statement

Our international policy statement sets out the importance we place on international work. 

(May 2009)

Cross-European survey on public perceptions of public libraries

What impact do public libraries have on the lives of people across the European Union? Public library perceptions surveys were conducted in 17 European Union countries covering general public library use and use of public access computers in libraries.