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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23 hours 51 mins ago
During a week-long ‘book sprint’ organized by the FOSTER project, experts from 10 countries, worked for five days to create the first draft of an online handbook for Open Science (...)
Thailand workshop participants in a group.
21 Feb 2018
Open scholarship is growing in importance as a way of ensuring that there is global participation in research, improved quality and efficiency of education and science, and faster (...)
21 Feb 2018
EIFL is delighted to announce a partnership with Goethe-Institut Addis Abeba to build digital technology skills of public librarians in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia. The new (...)
20 Feb 2018
Six more universities have joined the EIFL eLibrary Myanmar project as part of an agreement between EIFL and the Myanmar Department of Higher Education to further develop (...)

Events

26 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
Accra, Ghana
EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme Impact Manager Ugne Lipeikaite will (...)
27 Feb 2018
Brussels, Belgium
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, will attend a (...)
28 Feb 2018
Nairobi, Kenya
EIFL’s partner consortium in Kenya, the  Kenya Libraries and Information (...)
21 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
Berlin, Germany
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will take part in the 11th RDA (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL publishes guide for improving open access repositories that use DSpace free and open source software

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2016 EIFL reached more than 8.5 million people through our network of libraries in 54 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2016.

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