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

27 Mar 2020
Researchers in EIFL partner countries can now publish their articles in open access with waived or discounted Article Processing Charges (APCs) in 780 journals as a result of (...)
Young man studying at the computer in Myanmar library.
26 Mar 2020
In May 2019, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar adopted a new copyright law, repealing the previous law enacted over a century ago, in 1914. The new law introduces many (...)
Centre for the blind and visually impaired in the National Library of Serbia.
19 Mar 2020
On 24 February 2020, the Republic of Serbia became the 92nd country to join the Marrakesh Treaty for persons with print disabilities, and the first country in the western Balkans (...)
Zambian public librarians at a workshop in Lusaka.
13 Mar 2020
EIFL guest blogger Velenasi Mwale Munsanje, the immediate past president of the Library and Information Association of Zambia (LIAZ), looks back at a two-year partnership with (...)

Events

24 Apr 2020
Online
EIFL OA Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will represent EIFL at the COAR ( (...)
29 Jun 2020 - 03 Jul 2020
Geneva, Switzerland
The 40th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (...)
24 Sep 2020 - 26 Sep 2020
Vilnius, Lithuania
Representatives of EIFL partner consortia and EIFL staff will travel to Vilnius (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Thank you to everyone who has supported us and contributed to our work over the years

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2018 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 2018.

CONNECT WITH EIFL

FLICKR

TWITTER

WHERE WE WORK