EPALE is a virtual meeting place for adult learning practitioners and organisations at European level. The site has a number of unique features:
- Open membership;
- Multilingual content of master and important pages, abstracts and resources supported by a multilingualism strategy for all content;
- A searchable pan-European calendar of courses and events of interest to adult learning professionals;
- User-led content development through polling and ratings, whereby users identify, rate and share materials, tools and resources;
- Formal and informal partner search facilities using ‘contact me’ and ‘follow me’ features;
- Pan-European user profiles to make links and identify key stakeholders and community members, counterparts in other countries, etc.