The umbrella organisation of german-language lesbian/women's libraries, archives and documentation centers, has joined German, Austrian and Swiss organisations since 1994.
Our goals are networking, regular professional and personal exchange of knowledge and ideas, further education as well as the development of joint public relations.
i.d.a. is especially engaged in gaining financial and political support for its member organisations.
i.d.a. also aims at calling attention to the work that is accomplished "behind the scenes" in women's libraries, archives and documentation centers.