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

12 Dec 2019
Digital inclusion was one of the main themes at the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2019 in Berlin (25 - 29 November), presenting opportunities to highlight the role of libraries (...)
10 Dec 2019
The OpenAIRE project has become a fully-fledged non-profit organization - OpenAIRE A.M.K.E - creating a permanent platform for open science policy alignment, development of open (...)
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28 Nov 2019
EIFL has signed a new agreement with Mathematical Sciences Publishers (MSP) that provides free access to MSP’s 17 journals specialized in mathematics and related sciences. The (...)
26 Nov 2019
In a letter to Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa, EIFL urged the President to sign into law the long-awaited Copyright Amendment Bill without delay. The (...)

Events

16 Dec 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
Yangon and Mandalay, Myanmar
Rima Kupryte, EIFL Director, and Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme (...)
23 Jan 2020
Online
Within the global transition to open access, libraries are trying to understand (...)
25 Feb 2020 - 29 Feb 2020
Nashville, United States
Five public librarians from four countries in Africa will travel to the USA (...)
29 Jun 2020 - 03 Jul 2020
Geneva, Switzerland
The 40th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Thank you to everyone who has supported us and contributed to our work over the years

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2018 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 2018.

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