Welcome to the blog of the Library of the General Secretariat of the Council of the EU, an information service for staff and delegates at the Council.
- Event report
- An overview of a conference attended by a team member of the Library.
- Library note
- Documented food for thought.
- New books
- An overview of the latest books acquired by the Library.
- Reading suggestion
- A reading worth sharing.
- Think tank review
- A monthly selection of EU-related papers published by think tanks across the world.
L'ambassadeur Pierre Vimont était présent au Press Club Brussels Europe pour évoquer les défis actuels et à venir de l'Europe de la défense.
This year the Erasmus Programme is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The Erasmus Programme has helped millions of young people and education professionals to travel abroad, study, and gain experience and skills.
British Library metadata experts presented a new content standard, Resource Description and Access, at the Library and Research Sector.
This blog post was written by our guest blogger Slaven Lendić, a trainee in the Croatian translation unit. for whom the book is quite unique as it is not standard practice to explicitly connect philosophers with the European Union. This book is a positive exception to that rule.
The Library and Research team attended an event at the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) about the Portuguese government solution, an inspiration for the European left.
Dr Julie Smith came to the Council to give a lecture on the historical evolution of relations between the UK and the EU. She is the author of the well-received book The UK's Journeys into and out of the EU which analyses UK's long-term relations with the European Communities and the European Union.
There are new titles available on the Library shelves. As usual, the list includes a link to the catalogue and a short abstract.
The Library and Research team attended an event organised by the European Commission on strategic thinking for library innovation. The presentation was given by Kenn Bicknell, who had transformed a small library into an information hub, which has attracted considerable media attention and 13 million views of its online photos in just a few years.
Welcome to issue 46 of the Think Tank Review. It references papers published in April 2017 and includes a rich selection of analyses on France, Germany and Portugal.
The Library and Research team attended an event on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), soy and deforestation co-hosted by the European Parliament and FERN.