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

Cambridge Journals logo.
24 Dec 2018
EIFL has signed a renewal agreement with Cambridge University Press for Cambridge Journals Online. Cambridge Journals Online offers access to a multidisciplinary collection of (...)
Three Ghanaian children, in orange school uniforms, in a classroom crowding around a computer.
23 Dec 2018
Almost all of the children (98%) who attended EIFL-supported hands-on computer classes in under-resourced schools in three regions of Ghana have passed ICT in the Basic Education (...)
Duke University Press logo.
21 Dec 2018
The e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collections provides online access to 50 Duke University Press journals in the humanities and social sciences. The Euclid Prime Collection is a (...)
Internet Governance Forum 2018 logo with theme, The Internet of Trust.
19 Dec 2018
EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) Advisor for Initiatives for Africa, Janet Sawaya, shares her takeaways from the 13th Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF) (...)

Events

15 Jan 2019 - 17 Jan 2019
Debrecen, Hungary
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, and Gwen Franck, EIFL Open (...)
21 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019
Meru, Kenya
Twenty public librarians from libraries in the Kenya National Library Service ( (...)
25 Jan 2019
Online
EIFL webinar: The EIFL Open Access Programme is starting 2019 with a series of (...)
25 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen trainers from public libraries in Namibia will attend a four-day EIFL (...)

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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