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

Yesterday
Today, EIFL joins the World Blind Union and our global partners in celebrating the entry into force of the Marrakesh Treaty for persons with print disabilities. In this blog, EIFL (...)
22 Sep 2016
Congratulations to our partner library consortia in Estonia and Poland, which both celebrate their 20th anniversaries this year! The Consortium of Estonian Libraries Network in (...)
Editors and librarians entering information onto computers.
20 Sep 2016
‘Revisiting OA journal policies and practices in Serbia’ is an EIFL-funded open access (OA) project. It is being implemented by the Serbian Library Consortium for Coordinated (...)
19 Sep 2016
This blog, by EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager Teresa Hackett, was originally published on 5 September 2016 by CILIP (the Chartered Institute of Library and (...)

Events

03 Oct 2016 - 06 Oct 2016
Belgrade, Serbia
Over 25 public librarians and Serbian public library managers will attend a (...)
03 Oct 2016 - 11 Oct 2016
Geneva, Switzerland
The annual Assemblies of WIPO Member States, WIPO's main policy and decision- (...)
05 Oct 2016
Tbilisi, Georgia
EIFL and the Georgian Integrated Library & Information System Consortium ( (...)
05 Oct 2016 - 06 Oct 2016
Washington, DC, United States
EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme Advisor for Initiatives in Africa, (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL and partners are using the Learning Circles model to support people taking online courses. This will be the first time Learning Circles are used in an African setting.

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2015 EIFL reached more than 9 million people through our network of libraries in 60 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2015.

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