Restrictive copyright laws create legal barriers to using resources for education, research and socio-economic development. This can have significant consequences for people who use libraries in developing and transition economy countries, where the ability to produce and use knowledge is a major factor in development.

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NEWS

We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2021 Annual Report, in which we (...)
During the COVID-19 pandemic, librarians in EIFL partner countries began to alert (...)
By the end of 2021, over 100 countries had joined the Marrakesh Treaty for persons (...)

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Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, looks forward to the (...)
l am just a few kilometres away from Kyiv with my family and every day I hear (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL’s Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, outlines the (...)

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For the first time the WIPO Assemblies, the main policy and decision making bodies (...)
EIFL-IP IN ACTION
Library services in Poland enter the twenty-first (...)
EIFL is working towards an international copyright (...)
EIFL supports the Marrakesh Treaty and its impleme (...)