Egypt

Renewal agreement for International Monetary Fund eLibrary 17 Oct 2014
EIFL has signed a renewal agreement with the International Monetary Fund for the IMF eLibrary.  IMF eLibrary is the complete collection of authoritative global economic content published by the IMF. It contains comprehensive data and...
Open Access Week 2014 21 Jul 2014
“Generation Open” theme highlights involvement of students and early career researchers Open Access Week, a global event now entering its eighth year, has announced this year’s new theme, which will be "Generation Open". Open Access Week is...
New agreement for Edward Elgar Journals and Development Studies Ebooks 7 Jul 2014
EIFL has signed a new agreement with Edward Elgar Publishing to provide free access to their Journals and Development Studies Ebooks to libraries in 41 countries. The Edward Elgar Journals collection includes five leading peer-reviewed journals...
AUC Open Access Days, Egypt 1 Apr 2014
The American University in Cairo (AUC) Libraries and Learning Technologies, in cooperation with the Center for Learning and Teaching, and the Access to Knowledge for Development Center are hosting the first Open Access Days at AUC. The aim is to...
New agreement for Cambridge Books Online 19 Mar 2014
EIFL has signed a new agreement with Cambridge University Press for Cambridge Books Online. Cambridge Books Online, the ebooks platform of Cambridge University Press, delivers over 20,000 ebooks to institutions worldwide. With online access to...
Renewal agreement for JSTOR 17 Mar 2014
EIFL has signed a renewal agreement with JSTOR which is open to EIFL-partner consortia in over 50 countries. More than 2,000 academic journals and 2 million primary source objects, spanning over 50 disciplines, are available in a variety...
EIFL coordinator from Kenya receives EPT OA Award 2013 6 Feb 2014
Two EIFL coordinators from Armenia and former EIFL coordinator from Egypt also receive recognition
Electronic Publishing Trust for Development (EPT) has announced the recipients of the EPT Open Access Awards 2013, in recognition of the effort made by individuals working in the developing and emerging countries in the furtherance of Open Access (...
January - February 2014 newsletter is now online 16 Jan 2014
Happy New Year! Our 2014 January - February EIFL newsletter issue is now available online.  This issue we look ahead at some major EIFL programme activities planned for 2014, announce the launch of an exciting new eLibrary Myanmar project and...
A look ahead – EIFL focus areas in 2014 16 Jan 2014
Happy New Year! The EIFL team has been busy preparing and planning a wide range of activities to be implemented this year. Read below to see what each EIFL programme will be focusing on in 2014. EIFL-Licensing The EIFL-Licensing programme will...
EIFL-FOSS looks back at four years of achievements 10 Jan 2014
The latest phase of funding for the EIFL-FOSS programme ran from 2010 to 2013 As the EIFL Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) programme draws to a close, we look back on a four-year programme of innovative activities using and promoting free...
UN Day of Persons with Disabilities: breaking legal barriers 3 Dec 2013
The third day of December 2013 marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities – designated by the United Nations (UN) to promote understanding of disability issues, and to mobilize support for the rights of persons with disabilities....
2013 General Assembly 25 Nov 2013
  PDF version LOW RES / HIGH RES The 2013 EIFL General Assembly (GA), our annual knowledge-sharing and networking event, took place in the vibrant city of Istanbul that lies on the ancient Silk Road, that has facilitated cultural...
Open Access Week 2013 in review 19 Nov 2013
Over 30 EIFL partner and project countries held a diverse range of events around the world during Open Access Week 2013 from October 21 to 27, 2013.  Open Access Week 2013 is a global event, now in its 7th year that promotes open access as a...
Grants for libraries serving children and youth 18 Nov 2013
Calling innovative public libraries! This exciting opportunity is open to public and community libraries in developing and transition economy countries. EIFL’s Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) is offering grants for services that...
Open Access Week 2013 in Egypt 23 Oct 2013
Open access supporters in Egypt will join International Open Access Week celebrations with the 6th annual global Open Access Week in Egypt from Oct 22 to 28. Organized by Mandy Taha from the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a series of...