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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Yesterday
On 31 January 2020, EIFL will testify at the Office of the US Trade Representative at a public hearing to review South Africa’s place in its largest preferential trade scheme for (...)
23 Jan 2020
EIFL has renewed its agreement with ASTM International until December 2022. Through this agreement, institutions have the option to subscribe to ASTM Compass at discounted prices (...)
22 Jan 2020
EIFL has signed a renewal agreement with the Institute of Physics (IOP) Publishing for its collection of journals, IOPscience. The IOPscience Standard Package includes 52 high (...)
Three workshop participants listening to audio devices for print disabled people.
17 Jan 2020
2019 was another great year for the Marrakesh Treaty for persons with print disabilities, confirming its place as WIPO’s fastest moving and most successful treaty. Thirteen more (...)

Events

31 Jan 2020
Washington D.C., United States
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager will testify at (...)
25 Feb 2020 - 29 Feb 2020
Nashville, United States
Five public librarians from four countries in Africa will travel to the USA (...)
26 Feb 2020 - 28 Feb 2020
Amsterdam, Netherlands
DANS (Data Archiving and Networked Services) is convening a workshop for (...)
09 Mar 2020 - 12 Mar 2020
Swakopmund, Namibia
Two teams of Namibian public library trainers will train 15 librarians in the (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Thank you to everyone who has supported us and contributed to our work over the years

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2018 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 2018.

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