Nepal Library and Information Consortium

Consortial Abbreviation: 
NELIC
Slogan or Motto: 
Facilitating access to electronic resources to Nepali educational institutions
Brief Description: 
The Nepal Library and Information Consortium (NELIC) was established by a group of institutions with the idea of facilitating access to electronic resources to Nepali educational institutions. It was established on 10 December, 2009, as a non-profit organisation under the Social Organisations Registration Act 2034 with the objective of becoming the nodal body to help provide educational information services in Nepal, including access to journal databases and other electronic resources.
Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Training
Union lists/shared online catalogs
Other Functions: 
Promoting the deployment of appropriate information and communication technology in the library
Mailing Address: 
Social Science Baha, 110 Ramchandra Marg, Battisputali, Kathmandu - 9, Nepal Mailing address: GPO Box 25334, Kathmandu, Nepal
Country: 
Nepal
Generic Phone Number: 
977-1-4472807
Fax: 
977-1-4461669
Staff Contacts: 
Jagadish Aryal, Coordinator, jaryal@soscbaha.org
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
28
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Special
School
Other Types of Members: 
Research (not-for-profit organization)