EIFL in Belarus

EIFL has been working in Belarus since 1999. We supported the creation of the Council of Belarusian Libraries on Information Cooperation (BelCoLib),  and through this partnership, libraries in Belarus are providing access to a wide range of scholarly e-resources.

In Belarus, EIFL has supported national and institutional open access awareness raising and advocacy workshops which resulted in the launch of open access journals, repositories, as well as the launch of an open access portal.

EIFL has also advocated for revisions to the national copyright law to enable libraries to better meet the needs of their end users.

Library Consortium Information

Council of Belarusian Libraries on Information Cooperation (BelCoLib)
Type of members:

University libraries, college and polytechnic libraries, research  libraries, public libraries, national libraries and special libraries.

EIFL-Licensed resources:

View the complete list of e-resources that have been negotiated for members of BelCoLib. For more information please contact the Licensing coordinator for Belarus.



EIFL started working in Belarus in 1999.


EIFL works with 53 institutions in Belarus through the library consortium.



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