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

Cartoon showing open science training bootcamp.
17 Feb 2021
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, looks forward to a challenging and busy year for open science training. Moving open access and open science training events (...)
Map of the world showing Least Developed Countries (source, WTO )
16 Feb 2021
EIFL has called on the World Trade Organization (WTO) to grant a request by Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to extend the LDC TRIPS exemption for as long as a country remains an (...)
EIFL coordinators (librarians) talking to EIFL partner publishers at the 2018 General Assembly
15 Feb 2021
Rima Kupryte, EIFL Director, looks back at our achievements and successes over the past three years and presents our 2021-2023 Strategic Plan.  Access to knowledge has never been (...)
The five innovative librarians: clockwise, from top left, Momoh Mansaray (Sierra Leone), Allan Hagwelele (Zambia), Yusuf Ganyana Juma (Kenya), Jemmimah Wangechi Maragwa (Kenya) and Mostafa Mahammad Tuhami (Egypt).
11 Feb 2021
Congratulations to five young African public library innovators who have been selected by EIFL to speak at the 4th conference of the African Library and Information Associations (...)

Events

08 Mar 2021
Online
Webinar: This EIFL and SPARC Europe webinar will provide copyright policy (...)
08 Mar 2021
Online
Webinar: Join this LIBSENSE webinar hosted by EIFL about good practices in (...)
10 Mar 2021
Online
Are you looking for software to run your research data repository? Join this (...)
12 Mar 2021
Online
Are you interested in building Open Science Communities? Would you like to (...)

SPOTLIGHT

In 2020, the Marrakesh Treaty confirmed its place as WIPO’s most successful treaty of recent times by reaching the milestone of 100 countries

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2019 we celebrated EIFL’s 20th anniversary. In this report we share our achievements and the stories of some of the people who have benefited from our work.

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