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

13 Aug 2018
To stay relevant, public libraries must develop strong relationships with their communities, and meet their information, education or leisure needs. Also, public libraries should (...)
08 Aug 2018
The FOSTER (Facilitating Open Science Training for European Research) project has published Recommendations on open science training, written by EIFL Open Access Programme Manager (...)
Ugandan libraries marching in crocodile format during a training ice-breaker.
06 Aug 2018
EIFL welcomes the news that the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is to equip 13 public libraries with computers and the internet by the middle of June 2019. All libraries to (...)
24 Jul 2018
Three more universities in Myanmar - Yadanabon University, Yangon University of Economics and Yezin Agricultural University - have launched institutional open access (OA) (...)

Events

20 Aug 2018 - 29 Aug 2018
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Fifteen public librarians from 12 countries in Africa will travel to Indonesia (...)
23 Aug 2018
Singapore, Singapore
Richard Wanjohi, librarian at Kenya National Library Service / Meru Public (...)
24 Aug 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
EIFL team members, Edvaldas Baltrunas, Teresa Hackett, Rima Kupryte, Ramune (...)
17 Sep 2018 - 19 Sep 2018
Vienna, Austria
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will give a keynote address at (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Agreement for highly-cited Annual Reviews journals is open to libraries in 21 EIFL partner countries

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2017 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 2017.

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