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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12 Feb 2019
EIFL has signed a renewal agreement with EBSCO Information Services for the EBSCO eBook Academic Subscription Collection. The EBSCO eBook Academic Subscription Collection offers (...)
People sitting and working in groups at the open science trainer bootcamp in Debrecen, Hungary.
06 Feb 2019
Take our training materials, build on our training format and organize your train-the-trainer event!  Open scholarship is growing in importance as a way of ensuring that there is (...)
A group of participants in IYALI 2018 at an unconference session in Yogyakarta City Library, Indonesia.
04 Feb 2019
Congratulations to six young African public librarians, who will travel to Denmark as part of IYALI (the Initiative for Young African Library Innovators). IYALI is an initiative (...)
EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, Teresa Hackett, with Soeythip Sukul, EIFL’s Country Coordinator in Thailand.
28 Jan 2019
On 28 January 2019, the Kingdom of Thailand deposited its instrument of accession at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to join the Marrakesh Treaty for persons (...)

Events

25 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen trainers from public libraries in Namibia will attend a four-day EIFL (...)
26 Feb 2019
Online
In this webinar hosted by the EIFL Licensing Programme, Simon Inger from Renew (...)
26 Feb 2019 - 27 Feb 2019
Bielefeld, Germany
EIFL Open Access (OA) Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma and EIFL-OA coordinator (...)
04 Mar 2019 - 08 Mar 2019
Global,
Open Education Week is a celebration of the Open Education Movement, that aims (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Major increase in access to knowledge for print disabled people as 42 more countries enter the Marrakesh era in 2018

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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