ARROW Plus Partners

The ARROW Plus public-private-partnership involves high-level know-how from 33 stakeholder representatives from all relevant parts of the book value chain in Europe: national libraries and domains-library catalogues, authors including visual artists, publishers and collective management organisations, as well as technology developers and ISBN agencies in 17 European countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain.


  • Central Institute for the Union Catalogue of Italian Libraries and Bibliographic Information (ICCU)
  • Conference of European National Libraries (CENL)*
  • French National Library (BnF)*
  • National Documentation Centre/National Hellenic
  • Research Foundation (EKT), Greece
  • National Library of the Netherlands (KB)
  • University of Innsbruck (UIBK), Austria
  • St. Cyril and Methodius National Library of Bulgaria*

Publishers and Booksellers Associations

  • Italian Publishers Association (AIE)
  • Publishers and Booksellers Portuguese Association (APEL)
  •, Belgium
  • Hungarian Publishers' and Booksellers' Association (HPBA)
  • Latvian Booksellers' Association*
  • Lithuanian Publisher Association (LLA)
  • The Latvian Book Guild (LBG)

ISBN Agencies

  • MarketingundVerlagsservicedesBuchhandels(MVB), Germany

Collective Society representing Authors

  • Maison des Auteurs (MDA), Belgium

Reproduction Rights Organisation (RROs)

  • CEDRO, Spain
  • Copydan Writing, Denmark*
  • Irish Copyright Licensing Agency (ICLA), Ireland
  • Kopiosto, Finland*
  • OSDEL, Greece
  • Polska Książka, Poland
  • International Organisations
  • Coordination of European Picture Agencies (CEPIC)
  • European Visual Artists (EVA)
  • European Writers' Council (EWC)
  • Europeana Foundation*
  • Federation of European Publishers (FEP)
  • International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations (IFRRO)

Technology Developers

  • BeeNear, Romania
  • CIELA, Bulgaria
  • Consorzio Interuniversitario per il Calcolo Automatico dell'Italia Nord Orientale (CINECA), Italy Di-Tech, Italy

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