For an informal discussion contact Neil Bowerbank, NEMLAC
, House of Recovery , Bath Lane Newcastle, 0191 2221661.
Head of e-strategy at NEMLAC Neil Bowerbanks said: "Anyone with an interest in the region will be able to get a lot out of this new website.
To mark the launch of the website, NEMLAC and The British Library are staging an internet showcase event on Saturday at Live Wires at the Discovery Museum in Blandford Square, Newcastle.
Stephanie Kenna, manager of the British Library's Co-operation and Partnership Programme said: "I am delighted that through this collaboration with NEMLAC
, Bede's World and the institutions that will be exhibiting the facsimile, people across the North East will be able to see and enjoy the beauty of the Lindisfarne Gospels on their doorstep.
A key NEMLAC objective is to place these facilities at the heart of communities, supporting lifelong learning to all, providing a source of inspiration and creativity and helping develop the knowledge economy and cultural tourism.
NEMLAC is working for the future of the region's museums, libraries and archives ( to make the North East :
NEMLAC is also committed to reflecting the needs of different ethnic communities.
Head of access and learning skills at NEMLAC
, Ian Blackwell said: "In the last few years some really exciting sites have been launched in the region.