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

Access to knowledge for millions of people around the world who are blind or (...)
The WIPO action plan for 2019 presents great opportunities to bring the debates in (...)
Unless the proposed WIPO treaty on the protection of television broadcast (...)

BLOG

Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, attended the 37th (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager participated in the (...)
EIFL is participating in Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week, an annual celebration designed (...)

EVENTS

The 38th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)
The 39th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)
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 (...)