Purchasing Scheme for Literature

Norvège
Quand
2016
Qui
Arts Council Norway
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

The objective of the scheme is to facilitate accessibility, a breadth of genres, artistic diversity and high artistic quality in Norwegian literature. It is directed primarily towards the book market, as it expands/increases said market and expands the economic base of Norwegian literature. The scheme also provides libraries with approximately 50 % of new books to their collections. This is in addition to the libraries’ own acquisitions.

Périmètre de la mesure:
National
Nature de la mesure:
financial
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

Arts Council Norway purchases and distributes to libraries a given number of all new quality books published in Norway. 703 copies of each high-quality book for adults and 1480 copies of each high-quality children's book. There are purchasing schemes for fiction for adults and children, non-fiction for adults and children, translated fiction and comics/cartoons. This purchasing scheme, as a form of cultural policy subsidy, is a distinctly Norwegian phenomenon.

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

Maintaining a vital and pluralistic book sector in the future and facilitating new voices and debutantes among authors.

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

USD 14 602 803 in 2015 (125 million NOK).

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Edition