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

Myanmar and EIFL delegates posing after the signing ceremony.
25 Apr 2017
EIFL and the Myanmar Department of Higher Education have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will further develop university libraries in Myanmar, and contribute to (...)
Poster with photos of librarians and quotes
24 Apr 2017
“To innovate, you need knowledge and inspiration. The copyright system must encourage the widest availability of knowledge,” says Karmen Linask, EIFL copyright coordinator in (...)
21 Apr 2017
EIFL is delighted to announce that our popular library guide to the Marrakesh Treaty for persons with print disabilities is now available in Nepali, bringing to six the total (...)
12 Apr 2017
Dan Momyani, aged 20, has just completed an online course at his local public library on how to build websites. Now he is in the process of starting a web development company: “ (...)

Events

24 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Public librarians from 11 public libraries in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, will take (...)
24 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
Yangon and Naypyidaw, Myanmar
EIFL Director Rima Kupryte will attend the signing ceremony of a memorandum of (...)
28 Apr 2017
Online
Are you interested in launching e-learning courses on Research Data Management (...)
01 May 2017 - 05 May 2017
Geneva, Switzerland
The 34th session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (...)

SPOTLIGHT

An EIFL-supported public library project in Ghana helps hundreds of struggling children to pass their computer exams

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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