Category Archives: Libraries

DHI-USACH

  DHI-USACH is the Information Literacy Program of the University of Santiago – Chile. (DHI: Desarrollo de Habilidades de Información – Information Literacy Skills Development in Spanish). The program has been operating for 3 years, and it is coordinated by a … Continue reading

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World Book Day in Donostia-San Sebastián Libraries

On the occasion of World Book Day, the Library Network of Donostia – San Sebastian annually publishes a bookmark with designs made by Basque illustrators.

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Leipzig University Library

Leipzig University Library (German: Universitätsbibliothek Leipzig), known also as Bibliotheca Albertina, is the central library of the University of Leipzig. It is one of the oldest German university libraries. It was founded in 1542.   The library houses over 5 million … Continue reading

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Biblioteca Nacional de Chile / National Library of Chile

The Biblioteca Nacional de Chile is the national library of Chile. It is located in Santiago, in a building completed in 1925, though its history reaches to the early nineteenth century before it was relocated to its current home. Since … Continue reading

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Bookmarks Competition – Grado/Grau Public Library

Since 2002 the Public Library Grado / Grau (Asturias / Spain) annually been calling your bookmarks competition, that is linked to the program “Library without Borders”, a project that gives cohesion to all activities organized by the library.  Each year, … Continue reading

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“Biblioteca Viva” Bookmarks

“Biblioteca Viva” is a chain of public libraries in Chile. It is the first library into a shopping mall in Latin America. “Biblioteca Viva” is a project designed by Fundación La Fuente and Mall Plaza. The library has headquarters in … Continue reading

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BiblioRedes

Biblioredes is a Chilean training program on digital literacy. This program was born in 2002, with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, offering free training in digital content for all citizens. Biblioredes is present in over 400 public … Continue reading

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