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

20 Jun 2016
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, Iryna Kuchma, shares a checklist for fine-tuning open access repositories that are built with DSpace software. The checklist is drawn from a (...)
17 Jun 2016
The European Commission-funded project PASTEUR4OA ( short for Open Access Policy Alignment Strategies for European Union Research), in which EIFL is a partner, is drawing to a (...)
13 Jun 2016
A Task Force chaired by EIFL has released two new librarians’ competency profiles that will help to build capacity in libraries for supporting new roles in the area of scholarly (...)
09 Jun 2016
China’s first ‘Fair Use Week’ took place in Beijing City on 19-20 May 2016 with the theme ‘Copyright issues in information services’. The event was co-organized by the Library of (...)

Events

28 Jun 2016 - 02 Jul 2016
Helsinki, Finland
Two EIFL Open Access (OA) Programme team members will take part in a series of (...)
29 Jun 2016
Online
Webinar: Learn how Poland’s new copyright law brought library services in (...)
10 Jul 2016 - 13 Jul 2016
Lille, France
Two EIFL Open Access Programme team members will take part in meetings and (...)
24 Oct 2016 - 25 Oct 2016
Vilnius, Lithuania
The Lithuanian Library for the Blind, on the occasion of its 50th anniversary (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL and partners launch a new project to open digital content to the world

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2015 EIFL reached more than 9 million people through our network of libraries in 60 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2015.

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