E-Tutorials for EU databases

EUR-Lex - Access to European Union Law

The  portal to European Union law is available in all official EU languages. An eLearning module in English provides an introduction to:

European Data Portal - The official portal for European data

Introduction to open data handling: 16 elearning modules including multilingual training material.


Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union. Its mission is to provide high quality statistics and data on Europe. Eurostat does not collect its own statistics for this purpose, but cooperates with national statistical institutes and other national authorities in the EU Member States. This partnership is known as the European Statistical System (ESS). It also includes the statistical offices of the European Economic Area (EEA) countries and Switzerland. In addition, Eurostat coordinates the statistical activities of the European Commission.

Eurostat is part of the initiative "Statistical Data and Metadata eXchange (SDMX)". A series of video tutorials and training courses are offered for this purpose.

IATE - Inter-Active Terminology for Europe

As an inter-institutional EU terminology database, IATE offers assistance in understanding and producing foreign-language technical texts in 24 official EU languages. Two flyers for standard searches (1 ; 2), a handbook and a short video are offered.

TED (Tenders Electronic Daily)

The TED database is the online version of the "Supplement to the Official Journal" of the EU, dedicated to European public procurement. Since July 1998, the supplement has no longer been published on paper, but only in electronic format. TED provides free access to business opportunities from the European Union, the European Economic Area and beyond. Here you will find 7 video tutorials on YouTube.