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

14 Dec 2017
The EIFL-supported ‘Hands-on computer classes for 1,800 Ghana children’ project has contributed to an 81% pass rate in the information and communications technology (ICT) exam (...)
the award trophy - a golden spiral with a star on top
01 Dec 2017
We are delighted to announce that the new EIFL Public Library Innovation Award - for public library services that improve lives - is now open for applications. The award is open (...)
30 Nov 2017
To mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, three global organizations, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the World Blind Union-Asia (...)
30 Nov 2017
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports on a busy week advocating for libraries at the World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) Standing (...)

Events

18 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
Geneva, Switzerland
EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) Advisor for Initiatives (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Memorandum of Understanding makes Open Book Publishers’ e-books accessible through libraries in EIFL partner countries

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2016 EIFL reached more than 8.5 million people through our network of libraries in 54 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2016.

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