ELISA is a network of Edinburgh-based libraries and information services that strive to work co-operatively to improve services and resources for users.

libraries for all
libraries for all

There are over 130 libraries and information services in Edinburgh working in all sectors and many having a national or international remit. The unique benefits of ELISA are:

  • the full exploitation of the Edinburgh context as a local scenario and as a capital city
  • The focus on practical outcomes

The practical outcomes include several projects that aim to deliver practical benefits to library service users. These include:

The Edinburgh Libraries Passport scheme
The Edinburgh Libraries Guide
ELISA events