Research and Development Activities of the National Library of Estonia
The research and development activities of the National library of Estonia are based on the National Library of Estonia Act and the Organisation of Research and Development Act. The NLE is entered in the register of research and development institutions.
The aim of the research and development activities of the National Library of Estonia is to create necessary information and applications for the advancement of the National Library and the Estonian library network. In designing and conducting its research and development activities the National Library follows recommendations of the NLE Research Advisory Board.
The NLE research and development activities cover applied research and research topics related to the history of books, and the NLE as well as Estonian and international development and cooperation projects. The NLE publishes the results of its research and development activities in the peer-reviewed academic edition the Transactions of the National Library of Estonia. The research information of the NLE is available in the Estonian Research Information System ETIS.