Welcome to the August 2022 LIBER Mailing

Posted: 24-08-2022 Topics: LIBER Quarterly Mailing Strategy 2023-2027 Winter Event Winter Event Events


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The LIBER Office is looking for a Communications Specialist! All information can be found here. The vacancy will close on Friday 2 September. 

LIBER is thrilled to introduce its newest Participants to the rest of the network. Over the past months, we welcomed: 

LIBER WINTER EVENT 2022: Amsterdam

LIBER’S inaugural Winter Event will take place on 1 and 2 December in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
The event, co-hosted by the VU Library, will serve as a stimulating for the presentation and discussion of work undertaken by LIBER Working Groups and the International Projects in which LIBER is involved.
The theme of the 2022 Winter Event is Building on collaboration for the future. The Call for Proposals is now open, and more information about the event will follow in the coming months.

LIBER 2023: Budapest

LIBER’s 2023 Annual Conference will be held from 5 to 7 July 2023 in Budapest, Hungary! Please find all information about the event and next year’s local host, the Library and Information Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, here. The Call for Papers will be published this November.

LIBER 2022: Odense

Thanks to all speakers, participants, and organisers, LIBER 2022 (6-8 July, Odense, Denmark) was a great success! You can read all about the conference here. The official LIBER 2022 pictures can be found here.


On Thursday 7 July, the annual Meeting of Participants took place in Odense. You can find the minutes of the Meeting here.
As part of the Meeting of Participants, the LIBER network elected various new Executive Board members. Participants also approved to index annual membership fees and the LIBER Strategy 2023-2027 framework, among other things.


At their July meetings, the LIBER Executive Board formally approved the Minutes of the February 2022 Executive Board meetings.
The provisional Minutes of the July Executive Board Meetings will be approved in October. Ahead of the October meetings, they will be published here.


An overview of LIBER’s International Projects activities can be found here. Updates from LIBER’s Working Groups can be found in the Steering Committee Reports.


If you have any queries about the content of this mailing, or if there is any further information that we can provide, please let us know via email (liber@libereurope.org). 


Kind regards,
Anja Smit






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