Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche – Association of European Research Libraries

Consortial Abbreviation: 
LIBER
Slogan or Motto: 
Reinventing the research library
Brief Description: 

Founded in 1971, the association (a Foundation or Stichting under Dutch law from 2009) has grown steadily to include more than 400 national, university and other libraries from over 40 countries.

Together we work to represent the interests of European research libraries, their universities and their researchers in several key areas.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Preservation
Training
Mailing Address: 
LIBER c/o Koninklijke Bibliotheek (National Library of the Netherlands) PO Box 90407 2509 LK The Hague The Netherlands
Country: 
Netherlands
Fax: 
+31 70 314 01 97
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
407
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Special
Number of Staff: 
6.00