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

Namibian librarians at computer training, in a library.
6 hours 4 mins ago
Following a National Stakeholder Conference to discuss the new draft Copyright and Related Rights Bill under development in Namibia, EIFL submitted written comments on the Bill to (...)
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25 Nov 2021
EIFL welcomes the formal adoption of the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science - the first-ever international standard for open science - at the 41st session of UNESCO General (...)
18 Nov 2021
EIFL has renewed agreements with Duke University Press for the e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collection and the Euclid Prime Collection. The e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collections (...)
Young people and women learning ICT skills in a library in Uganda.
16 Nov 2021
Ugandan public libraries, staffed by public librarians with training skills, are becoming the go-to places for people who want to learn digital skills. The libraries are winning (...)

Events

20 Oct 2021 - 31 Mar 2022
Online
Join this series of seven webinars to help African librarians and other (...)
01 Dec 2021 - 02 Dec 2021
Online
EIFL is to participate in this workshop that highlights the critical role of e- (...)
03 Dec 2021
Online
Public librarians who have completed training-of-trainers programmes organized (...)
03 Dec 2021
Online
EIFL, and our partner consortia in Kenya and Zimbabwe, are proud to partner (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL participated remotely in the 2021 Assemblies of WIPO Member States that took place this year in hybrid mode

ANNUAL REPORT

In our 2020 Annual Report we share achievements and tell the stories of some of the people who have benefited from our work. We include a feature about our support for ratification and implementation of the Marrakesh Treaty, which opens the doors of knowledge and education for print-disabled people.

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