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

Singer and guitarist in Choma Provincial Library's 'Creative Dorm' space.
08 Jun 2021
Ugne Lipeikaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) Impact Manager, discusses a remarkable Danish public library impact study and asks - can the evaluation (...)
Cover image of the EIFL 2020 Annual Report showing a young woman, wearing a coronavirus protective mask, using a computer in a Ugandan village library.
19 May 2021
We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2020 Annual Report in which we share our achievements in a year dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic, and tell the stories of some (...)
11 May 2021
EIFL has signed an agreement with The Company of Biologists to provide free access to three of their journals as well as free open access publishing for corresponding authors. The (...)
The DeLaMare Library makerspace (University of Nevada, Reno, USA) offers 3D printers and scanners, lasers and vinyl cutters, a PCB milling machine, soldering and sewing stations and a variety of hand tools.
07 May 2021
EIFL and IFLA (the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) organized an online event to mark World Intellectual Property Day on 26 April. The theme of (...)

Events

16 Jun 2021
Online
Join this EIFL webinar and learn about the benefits of social media for (...)
16 Jun 2021
Online
Public librarians who have completed training-of-trainers programmes organized (...)
23 Jun 2021
Online
Join this EIFL webinar to learn more about bibliometrics, and how to train (...)
28 Jun 2021 - 30 Jun 2021
Online
Ugne Lipeikaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme Impact Manager, will (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL launches a series of webinars to introduce the EIFL Digital Research Literacy Training Programme Outline for Librarians

ANNUAL REPORT

In our 2020 Annual Report we share achievements and tell the stories of some of the people who have benefited from our work. We include a feature about our support for ratification and implementation of the Marrakesh Treaty, which opens the doors of knowledge and education for print-disabled people.

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