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

To mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, three (...)
EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager Teresa Hackett attended the 35th (...)
On 26-27 October 2017, EIFL participated in two stakeholder meetings organized by (...)

BLOG

Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports on a busy (...)
On 9 May 2017, a five year court battle between publishers and universities finally (...)
EIFL had two experienced representatives at the World Intellectual Property (...)

EVENTS

The 36th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)
The 37th 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 (...)