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A group of few Italian public libraries at national and international
level are looking for co-organizers from other European countries who
are interested to contribute to our draft project on a history of the
book and the practice of reading among young readers.
This project will be submitted to the European Commission in the frame
of the current call of the programme "Culture 2000" (deadline 30 October
The purpose of the project is to establish a network among European
public libraries in order to enhance and promote, especially among young
readers, the prior role that books and reading played and still play in
the modern society of information, and their contribution to the access
to knowledge of all citizens.
They are thus lookins as partners European public libraries at national
and international level with a particular experience and aim to:
a) develop, study, exhibit, or contribute to the history of the book
from incunabulum to e-book
b) target a young audience (mainly primary and secondary school)
with specific actions, and interest in sharing experience and skills.
2. Any other public or private institution/organization in the
educational and cultural fields that can positively contribute to
project best completion.
For a more detailed project description please send an e-mail to:
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