About us

infed was established in 1995, and supported as an open, idependent and not-for-profit resource by the YMCA George Williams College, London, Developing Learning, the Practice Development Research Unit, and others. Put together by a small group of educators, it’s...

Call for contributors

We are looking to sustain the development of infed through contributions from a range of different writers. Our aim is to provide a space for people to explore the theory and practice of informal education, lifelong learning and social action. The site is run on a...

The copyright page

We get regular requests to use material. For most there is no need to contact us reproduction Pages from the encyclopaedia of informal education/the informal education homepage  may be reproduced in paper form for educational and training activities. Special...

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure the integrity of material included on infed.org, the editors, Developing Learning Ltd and YMCA George Williams College give no warranty, either expressed or implied, as to the fitness of the resources included on the site (nor...

Printing

To print a page just go to the bottom and press print. From there you can print the page in the format you want. The advantage of this app is that it creates a proper paper version rather than reproducing the website.  You don’t waste paper. You can...