Restrictive copyright laws create legal barriers to using resources for education, research and socio-economic development. This can have significant consequences for people who use libraries in developing and transition economy countries, where the ability to produce and use knowledge is a major factor in development.

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Quick links to the recording and slides. Participants at a recent EIFL webinar were (...)
EIFL has updated its draft law on copyright to include a simplified and shortened (...)
Today the British Library, one of the world’s largest research libraries, is (...)

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In this blog, Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme manager, blogs about (...)
Tomorrow’s world: a guessing game ‘Tomorrow’s World’, BBC television’s (...)

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The Lithuanian Library for the Blind, on the occasion of its 50th anniversary and to (...)
EIFL-IP IN ACTION
Library services in Poland enter the twenty-first (...)
EIFL is working towards an international copyright (...)
To fulfill the promise of the right to read for bl (...)