In English

WHO WE ARE

The Flemish library and archives association VVBAD is the non profit organization for professionals working in libraries, archives and documentation centres in Flanders, the Dutchspeaking part of Belgium. VVBAD was founded in 1921 and represents approximately 3500 information professionals.

WHAT WE DO

  • VVBAD advocates access to information and the transfer of knowledge, essential for an inclusive society.
  • VVBAD organizes seminars, workshops and foreign study tours.
  • Informatie aan Zee is our biennial conference for the library and archive sector.
  • VVBAD offers news and information for the information professional. META is our magazine for libraries and archives.

SECTIONS

  • Public Libraries
  • Archives
  • Scientific and Documentary Information (university libraries, special libraries, documentation centres…)
  • Higher Education Libraries

COMMISSIONS

  • Art Libraries
  • Heritage Libraries

VVBAD
Statiestraat 179
B-2600 Berchem (Antwerpen)
BELGIUM
Tel: (+32) 03 281 44 57
email: vvbad@vvbad.be