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

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Programme title: Joy News Prime (local TV news broadcast) Publication/media outlet: Joy News Date broadcast: 21 March 2019 EIFL project/programme: EIFL Open Access Programme (...)
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20 Mar 2019
Over the last two decades, there has been steady progress towards open access (OA), which is the immediate, online, free and unrestricted availability of research literature. (...)
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15 Mar 2019
We are delighted to name the winners of the 12th EIFL Public Library Innovation Award, for Public library services improving people’s lives. Congratulations to – Regional Library (...)
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14 Mar 2019
Libraries rely on copyright exceptions and limitations to allow everyday uses of copyright-protected materials, for example, to provide a researcher with a copy of a journal (...)

Events

26 Mar 2019
Online
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will be one of three (...)
29 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019
Tunis, Tunisia
Ramune Petuchovaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme Manager, is to (...)
01 Apr 2019 - 05 Apr 2019
Geneva, Switzerland
The 38th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (...)
17 Apr 2019
The Hague, Netherlands
Are you an open science and research data management (RDM) trainer who wants to (...)

SPOTLIGHT

The EIFL Open Access Programme team blog about a new one-day training format that can be used to train open science trainers

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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