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European History Primary Sources reviewed in H-europe, a blog about European Historiography

In October last, when teaching a course on alternative narratives for the history of Europe available in heritage and cultural institutions (Libraries, Archives, Museums, Galleries) and, also, in EU institution themselves, I explained goals and purposes of the EUI Library and Department of History and Civilization digital project for accessing Open Access primary sources for the History […]

Report on access to law

The European Commission has issued a Report on Access to Law (2015/C 97/03 of 24.3.2015). This report gives an extensive description of  tools and platforms that have been developed to facilitate and extend access to law for citizens,   at Member State and EU level. The central database for EU law is EUR-Lex. The report discusses translations, EU […]

European policies explained

If you want to know more about the intentions of the Juncker Commission in the different policy fields, or simply want to know what other colleagues have achieved in their respective areas, you may want to have a look at ‘The European Union explained’ series. Targeting the general public, it sets out in simple terms […]

Agence Europe Daily Bulletin developments

As of January 2015 the EUI Library has access to the revamped database of Agence Europe Daily Bulletin which provides online full-text access to Bulletin Quotidien Europe (French edition) and Europe Daily Bulletin (English edition) from 2000 onwards. Find out more about Agence Europe […]

European Year of Development 2015

2015 is a special year for development. It is the first ever European Year to deal with the European Union’s external action and Europe’s role in the world. For development organisations all over Europe it is an unparalleled opportunity to showcase Europe’s commitment to eradicating poverty worldwide and to inspire more Europeans to get engaged and involved in development. 2015 is also the year in which the Millennium Development Goals that the world agreed to reach in 2000, and in which the international community will agree on the future global framework for poverty eradication and sustainable development[…]

EUR-Lex developments

EUR-Lex developments include a New Method of EU Legal Acts’ Numbering, the redesign of the EUR-Lex Advanced Search and the merge of PreLex by EUR-Lex.
The EUR-Lex website provides free access to the world’s largest documentary repository of European Union law. Find out more