KNOWLEDGE WITHOUT BOUNDARIES

EIFL works in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America

E-LIBRARIES FOR MYANMAR

Connecting university students with research online

The right to read

Advocating for people with print disabilities

Power of open access

Helping doctors to access health research in Kenya 

Public Library Innovation

Changing lives of children in Kibera

EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries) works with libraries to enable access to knowledge for education, learning, research and sustainable community development. Our vision is a world in which all people have the knowledge they need to achieve their full potential.

News

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EIFL welcomes the news that four more universities in EIFL partner countries, one in Ethiopia and three in Serbia, have adopted open access and open science policies. This brings (...)
WIPO Director General, Mr Francis Gurry. Copyright: WIPO. Photo: Emmanuel Berrod.
Yesterday
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, participated in the 38th session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Standing Committee on (...)
Librarians and representatives of RENs at the workshop in Ghana in March 2019.
08 Apr 2019
Libraries and regional and national Research and Education Networks (RENs) in West and Central Africa have endorsed a template for a Terms of Reference (ToR) for joint activities (...)
27 Mar 2019
Limitations and exceptions for libraries & archives and education have been on the agenda at WIPO since 2011. Work on the topic has been extensive, substantive and has enjoyed (...)

Events

19 May 2019 - 24 May 2019
Nairobi, Kenya
EIFL is to present a paper at the 3rd AfLIA Conference and 5th African Library (...)
27 May 2019 - 29 May 2019
Lusaka, Zambia
Fifteen public librarians from Zambia (11) and Uganda (4) will attend an EIFL (...)
28 May 2019 - 29 May 2019
Munich, Germany
Romy Beard, EIFL Licensing Programme Manager, will take part in 4th Global ESAC (...)
02 Jun 2019 - 04 Jun 2019
Aarhus, Denmark
Ramune Petuchovaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) (...)

SPOTLIGHT

The EIFL Open Access Programme team blog about a new one-day training format that can be used to train open science trainers

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2017 EIFL reached more than 8.5 million people through our network of libraries in 53 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2017.

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