Since Bulgaria became member of the European Union in 2007, the National Library has been involved in the TELPlus project (the European Commission’s eContentPlusProgramme),coordinated by the Office of the European Library (KB, The European Library Office). TELPlus Project is a targeted library project supported by CENL. The European Library is a service run by the National Library of the Netherlands on behalf of CENL, which receives funding from the European Commission at various stages.
The European Library should be provided with the National Catalogue of Bulgarian Literature and the Digital Library for the period 2007-2009(this includes making the required complete change of the system (portal, entrance, etc.)identification and inventory of thecollections to be included, metadata standardisation, testing the access to the library collections, translation of the portal’s interface into Bulgarian and creation of a marketing and communication plan).