L'abes, l'ADBU, Couperin, l'INIST-CNRS tiennent un stand commun au congrès de l'IFLA du 16 au 20 août 2014 et promeuvent leurs actions pour la documentation dans l'Enseignement supérieur et la Recherche.
They are key stakeholders in the documentation for Higher Education and research field.
ABES, is in charge of the SUDOC academic libraries catalogue, calames catalogue of manuscripts and archives, manages these.fr, the portal for digital doctoral thesis.
ADBU is an association that gathers documentation managers. Its lobby efforts are focused on pedagogy, copyright, equitable accessibility to online resources, open access and open data.
Couperin consortium negotiates electronic resources and develops services to measure their usage and animates several working groups on open access, ebooks, statistics. It is a partner of two main European programs: OpenAIRE and FOSTER.
INIST, Institute for scientific and technical information, is a CNRS unit. It facilitates access to research outputs.
ISTEX, vast program of acquisitions of scientific resources is one of their federating projects.