Charity Gala: Cultural Genocide: Ukraine’s Struggle to Preserve History and Identity: Benefit for Ukraine

The National Library of Poland together with the Smithsonian Institution and the Kosciuszko Foundation invites you to the charity gala “Cultural Genocide: Ukraine’s Struggle to Preserve History and Identity” which will be held on Saturday June 15 at 18.00 in the National Library of Poland (al. Niepodleglosci 213, Warsaw).

Conference 2024 an the British Library: Timeless Archives, Timely Connections

Timeless Archives, Timely Connections: Preserving Endangered Documentary Heritage and Inspiring Collaboration is a conference to be held on 31 October – 1 November 2024, organised by the Endangered Archives Programme (EAP) and the British Library’s International Office. This will be a hybrid conference to be held at the British Library, London and online. 

Aušrinė Žilinskienė takes over as Director General of the National Library of Lithuania

On April 15, Aušrinė Žilinskienė became Director General of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania. Mrs. Žilinskienė was selected to lead the National Library after winning a Ministry of Culture competition in November of last year. She is the first female director general in the National Library’s 105-year history.

2024 EKN grantees announced

This year’s round of applications for CENL’s Erland Kolding Nielsen Grant closed on 20 March. We are delighted to announce this year’s EKN grantees: National Library of Bulgaria, National Library of Georgia and National Library of Moldova. Find out more about the additional grantees here.