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

Yesterday
EIFL has renewed its current agreement with Edward Elgar Publishing until December 2022. Under this renewed agreement, libraries and consortia from 30 EIFL partner countries are (...)
Deborah Jacobs, former director of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Global Libraries initiative.
Yesterday
Deborah Jacobs, former director of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Global Libraries Initiative celebrates 10 years of the EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL- (...)
Screen shot of Universities World News featuring the article titled Universities welcome new national open access policy.
01 Nov 2019
Article title: Universities welcome new national open access policy Publication/media outlet: Universities World News / Africa Edition Date published: 31 October 2019 EIFL project (...)
28 Oct 2019
EIFL’s new agreement with the academic publisher De Gruyter offers authors from EIFL partner countries the option of publishing their articles in open access for free or at (...)

Events

11 Nov 2019 - 13 Nov 2019
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen trainers from public libraries in Namibia will attend an EIFL (...)
14 Nov 2019
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen trainers from public libraries in Namibia will attend an EIFL (...)
14 Nov 2019
Online
Thinking about setting up your open access repository with DSpace and don’t (...)
25 Nov 2019 - 29 Nov 2019
Berlin, Germany
EIFL is to take part in the 14th Annual Meeting of the Internet Governance (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL launches new award call - for public libraries that are teaching digital skills in innovative ways

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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