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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A recent report by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the World (...)
The 31st session of WIPO's Standing Committee on Copyright & Related Rights ( (...)
Baljid Dashdeleg, EIFL Copyright Coordinator in Mongolia, represented EIFL at a (...)

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Three days, four tracks, 75 sessions On 12th December 2015, I headed off to the (...)
For more information on fair use and the different legal systems, see Prof Brandon (...)
In this guest blog, Professor Brandon Butler, American University Washington College (...)
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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 (...)