EIFL general news

EIFL celebrates International Literacy Day 8 Sep 2011
This year’s theme for International Literacy Day is Literacy for Peace. EIFL joins the international community in celebrating the power of literacy to promote and sustain peace in the world. Our Public Library Innovation Programme (PLIP)...
July-August newsletter is online 14 Jul 2011
Our July-August newsletter issue is online, with the latest news on EIFL and partner country activities, including a spotlight on the EIFL-PLIP programme. PDF version
Spotlight on the GA 2011 13 Jul 2011
EIFL's successful General Assembly in Minsk brought together participants from 46 countries
PDF version The General Assembly is the major knowledge-sharing event of the year for EIFL. Coordinators from EIFL partner countries and invited guests come together to discuss EIFL activities and to debate state-of-the-art issues with expert...
EIFL 2010 annual report is online 6 Jun 2011
Our 2010 annual report is out and available for download! Read about our successful year, all made possible thanks to ongoing collaboration with our partner countries and the continued support of our funders. Read the 2010 EIFL annual report
May-June newsletter is online 17 May 2011
Our May-June newsletter issue is online, with the latest news on EIFL and partner country activities, including a spotlight on the EIFL-PLIP programme. PDF version
March-April newsletter is online 8 Mar 2011
Our March-April 2011 newsletter issue is online, with the latest news on all EIFL programmes, including a spotlight on 3 of our consortia celebrating 10 years.
Happy International Women's Day 8 Mar 2011
International Women's Day, March 8, is a global day celebrating the achievements of women. The day was first celebrated in 1911, and today marks its centenary. Millions of women will be celebrating their achievements and campaigning for equality and...
3 library consortia celebrating 10 successful years 8 Mar 2011
Moldova, Lithuania and Serbia show drive and commitment in transforming library services for users
In 2011, three EIFL partner consortia will celebrate their first ten years. First up in January is Electronic Resources for Moldova - Resurse Electronice pentru Moldova (REM). In October, the Serbian Library Consortium for Coordinated Acquisition,...
January-February newsletter is online 12 Jan 2011
Our January-February 2011 newsletter issue is online, with the latest news on all EIFL programmes, including an overview of 2011 activities.
November-December newsletter is online 16 Nov 2010
Our November-December 2010 newsletter issue is online, with the latest news on all EIFL programmes and an overview of exciting projects planned by EIFL partner countries.
Report from IGF 2010: Libraries on the agenda 12 Nov 2010
For the first time, EIFL co-organized a workshop at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2010 along with OER-Brazil, with the goal of raising the awareness of the key role that libraries play in ensuring access to knowledge. IGF is an important...
New EIFL website showcases activities and resources 12 Nov 2010
As part of our new brand strategy, which includes a new name (EIFL and no longer eIFL.net); new strapline – knowledge without boundaries; and new logo, we now also have a new website. The new site features updated content, video content, a...
We will welcome over 40 of our partner country representatives at the EIFL 2010 General Assembly 2 Aug 2010
  EIFL 2010 General Assembly (GA) will be held August 6-8, at the University of Lund, Sweden. Open access will be the focus of this year's programme. The sessions will address a range of topics related to open...
Thanks to our Palestinian colleagues for making eIFL website more global! 1 Feb 2008
The eIFL team and network would like to thank our Palestinian colleagues for having volunteered to translate a few main pages of the eIFL website into Arabic. A special thanks goes to Dr. Samir Rammal, Mr. Saeb Qawwas and Mr. Kanaan El-Ali of the...
Moldova: focus on faculty, lessons for libraries 10 Jan 2008
eIFL Direct Moldova is a consortium of sixteen major libraries spanning the Republic of Moldova. Independent since 1991, Moldova is one of fifteen countries of the former Soviet Union, and is now part of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS...