Subject portals - Librarianship

Institute of Scientific Information and Librarianship (Polish version only)
Home page of Institute of Scientific Information and Librarianship of University of Wrocław.

Information service for librarians.

EBIB Open Educational Platform (Polish version only)
Training platform for librarians.

EBIB - conferences in Poland and in the world (Polish version only)
A list of the most important planned library conferences, both in Poland and around the world. The service also contains archives from previous years.

CYTBIN (Polish version only)
Free citation database CYTBIN (Cytowania w Bibliotekoznawstwie i Informacji Naukowej = Citation in Librarianship and Scientific Information). Sources for database are articles from scientific and specialist periodicals from librarianship and scientific information, such as: “Bibliotekarz”, “Przegląd Biblioteczny”, “Praktyka i Teoria Informacji Naukowej i Technicznej”, “Roczniki Biblioteczne” and “Zagadnienia Informacji Naukowej”. CYTBIN is co-created by Bibliographical Section of Librarians Scientific Societies by Institute of Scientific Information and Librarianship of University of Silesia in Katowice.

Polish Librarians Association (Polish version only)
Information service for librarians and information specialists.

Polish Librarians Association - for academic librarians (Polish version only)
Dedicated part of the PLA service for academic librarians. Archival website.

Polish Society for Information Science
Web page of PSFIS includes information about activities and authorities of Society, conferences, references as well as table of contents of "Praktyka i Teoria Informacji Naukowej i Technicznej" periodical (for years 2000 and 2001).

IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
Home page of International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Information regarding Federation, Electronic Collections – thematically divided collection of interesting links.

Center for Information Processing
Main goal of CIP is to gather, process and make available scientific and technique information about state of Polish science and results of scientific researches conducted domestically and abroad. Web page contains, inter alia, information regarding activities of Center, international cooperation as well as access to databases administrated by this institution.

The Library Technology Guides
Guide dedicated to provide full and comprehensive information related to the field of library automation. It has none commercial purpose and has no affiliation with any library automation company.

The iSchool at Illinois
Home page of School of Information Sciences - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA.

“Acid Paper” Program
Information service dedicated to issues of acid paper and methods of neutralizing its acidity. It is sponsored by Ministry of National Education as part of Multiyear Governance Program “Acid Paper”. Archival website. (Polish version only)
Portal for publishers – it contains actual information, and information about fairs, conferences, institutions, specialist periodicals, service who is who as well as statistical information about publisher market.

Książ (Polish version only)
Book service of Wirtualna Polska portal.

osmikon (German)
Interdisciplinary portal for East European Studies that enables access to specialized academic information on history, language, literature, politics and culture of East, Central East and South East European countries and regions.


Wydawca - publishing-market website (Polish version only)

British Armorial Bindings
The British Armorial Binding database presents coats of arms, crests, and other heraldic devices that have been stamped by British owners on the outer covers of their books, together with the bibliographical sources of the stamps.

Bibliofilm (Polish version only)
Archival website.

BECLaR - Biblioteca de Ediciones de Clásicos Latinos en el Renacimiento
The aim of this webpage is to study the heritage of incunable and post-incunable editions of classic Latin texts, paying particularly close attention to the collections conserved in the Iberian peninsula.

The Big6 – Information & Technolog Skills for Students Success
The Big6 is the most widely known and widely used approach to teaching information and technology skills in the world. On this website users can find several tutorial and idea of teaching and improving information skills for each grade.

e-LIS. E-prints in library and information science
E-LIS is an international digital repository for Library and Information Science (LIS).

A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology
Published by SAA in 2005 as one of seven volumes in the Archival Fundamentals Series II, the Glossary, by Richard Pearce-Moses, contains more than 2,000 defined entries, more than 600 lead-in terms, and nearly 700 citations from some 280 sources, and is based primarily on archival literature in the United States and Canada.

NAPLE Blog National Authorities on Public Libraries in Europe
Blog about libraries. Archival website.

Antike und mittelalterliche Handschriften in der Schweiz / Manuscrits antiques et médiévaux conservés en Suisse (German version only)
Web page about manuscritps in Switzerland.

Berstein - The memory of the paper
This website is about paper, paper study, and paper history. It provides various resources in the following areas: historical research of paper in Europe, expertise for paper documents, measurement of structural characteristics of paper, support for the creation of new paper databases, introduction into digital paper studies.

Bibliography of Library History
The Library History Round Table publishes a bibliography of library history in each semi-annual issue of the LHRT Newsletter. LHRT has consolidated the bibliographies from the 1990s and early 2000s to improve searchability.

Consortium of European Research Libraries
The Consortium's purpose is to share resources and expertise between research libraries with a view to improving access to, as well as exploitation and preservation of, the European printed heritage.

Book History Chronology
Webpage about history of books and writing up to 1996.

Conservation OnLine
Conservation OnLine (CoOL) is a freely accessible platform to generate and disseminate vital resources for those working to preserve cultural heritage worldwide.

SHARP The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing

LIBER - Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche (Association of European Research Libraries)
Association of academic libraries from European Union countries.

The Researching Librarian
Website for librarians who undertake scientific work. Includes links to electronic resources, databases, grant information, etc. Archival website.

English-Polish Dictionary of Information and Library Science (aut. J. Tomaszczyka)

ODLIS – Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science

STERNIK. Słownik Terminologiczny z Zakresu Bibliografii i Katalogowania (Terminology Dictionary of Bibliography and Cataloging) (Polish version only)