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

cartoon graphic of academics citing themselves into a hole. Image - Patrick Hochstenbach
29 Apr 2021
How can you make sure your open science policies and strategies take account of local needs, and at the same time, accommodate broader regional priorities? There is no one answer (...)
12 Apr 2021
EIFL and partner organizations in the library, archives and museum communities have made 20 recommendations for amendments in a public consultation on WIPO’s Good Practice Toolkit (...)
Front of Mbarara Public Library building, showing sign advertising Airtel internet access at the library.
07 Apr 2021
In Soroti Public Library, 300 miles north of Kampala, excitement is growing about a new ‘Digital Skills @ Your Public Library’ project, offering training to women and unemployed (...)
Mustaqeem De Gama, Counsellor, South African Permanent Mission to the World Trade Organization opens the online press briefing.
30 Mar 2021
For the first time, library, education and research organizations around the world joined the call by South Africa and India for the World Trade Organization (WTO) to temporarily (...)

Events

06 May 2021 - 12 May 2021
Online
The intergovernmental special committee meeting of technical and legal experts (...)
10 May 2021 - 12 May 2021
Online
EIFL will present at the Social Sciences & Humanities Open Cloud (SSHOC) (...)
19 May 2021
Online
The Ministry of Education and Science, Young Scientists Council, Innovation (...)
19 May 2021
Online
Join this EIFL webinar and learn how to train students and researchers about (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL launches a series of webinars to introduce the EIFL Digital Research Literacy Training Programme Outline for Librarians

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2019 we celebrated EIFL’s 20th anniversary. In this report we share our achievements and the stories of some of the people who have benefited from our work.

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