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

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20 Oct 2020
EIFL has signed a new agreement with Brill, which runs until 31December 2023. The agreement includes discounted access to the Brill Humanities & Social Science, Law, and (...)
Computer training in a public library
16 Oct 2020
EIFL has signed a call for urgent action to ensure that every community has access to at least one free, publicly-available, adequately connected internet access point. The call (...)
Dick Kawooya, School of Information Science, University of South Carolina, delivers the General Statement on behalf of EIFL at the 2020 WIPO Assemblies. The statement was pre-recorded due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.
15 Oct 2020
Teresa Hackett, Manager of the EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme, reports on an unusual five days at WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization). The annual WIPO (...)
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07 Oct 2020
EIFL has signed a two-year agreement with academic publisher World Scientific. Under the agreement, corresponding authors from 34 EIFL partner countries will benefit from waived (...)

Events

19 Oct 2020 - 25 Oct 2020
Global,
International Open Access Week 2020 (OA Week 2020) takes place from 19 - 25  (...)
26 Oct 2020
Online
Surveys show that there are very few African national repositories harvesting (...)
26 Oct 2020 - 30 Oct 2020
Online
ARDC’s Australian eResearch and Data Skills Summit 2020 will focus on the (...)
02 Nov 2020
Online
Iryna Kuchma, Manager of the EIFL Open Access Programme, will speak at the (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL launches award call for public libraries improving people’s lives

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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