State Agency “Kulturas informacijas sistemas” (Culture Information Systems) – Library Gets Closer to its User: Development of new IT training initiative for socially marginalized groups in Latvia

Basic ICT training provided by public libraries to users with limited social activity. The activity included elaboration of training curriculum, materials and methodological guidelines, pilot trainings and a campaign “Library comes to its user” when librarians equipped with laptops and mobile Internet connection visited users at their homes providing training.

Video- watch the story of a Pilot Project in Ventspils 

Results of the Campaign

Article- Announcement at Media event to donate 28 Laptops to regional libraries #1

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Publication about Results of Campaign

Article in Aloja Library inviting people to apply for Door-to-Door Training

Article in Bauska Library inviting people to apply for Door-to-Door Training

Article Featurette from the  Balozi Library 

Presentation of the training campaign results at Salacgriva library presented at the Latvian Librarians’ conference – “Libraries. Conversations about Values”

Presentation on the initiative at European Congress on E-Inclusion

Campaign Promotion in Draugiem

Campaign Featurette in Draugiem

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