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

Mr Aziz Dieng, who acted as chair during WIPO SCCR/41.
15 Jul 2021
Teresa Hackett, EIFL’s Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports from the WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) copyright committee that met in hybrid mode in (...)
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13 Jul 2021
In June 2020, South Africa’s President decided not to sign into law two Bills, the Copyright Amendment Bill (CAB) and Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill, citing reservations (...)
08 Jul 2021
Romy Beard, EIFL Licensing Programme Manager, analyses the amount of research published in open access in 2020 by authors from EIFL partner countries, to find out if EIFL- (...)
07 Jul 2021
EIFL and partner organizations in the library, archives and museum communities welcomed the opportunity to provide additional comments on the updated draft WIPO Good Practice (...)

Events

21 Jul 2021 - 23 Jul 2021
Online
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, is to speak at the Second (...)
23 Jul 2021 - 24 Jul 2021
Arba Minch, Ethiopia
PhD students and librarians at Arba Minch University (AMU) in Ethiopia, will (...)
27 Jul 2021
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
EIFL’s partner library consortium, the Consortium of Ethiopian Academic and (...)
27 Jul 2021 - 28 Jul 2021
Online
EIFL’s partner in Uganda, the Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL (...)

SPOTLIGHT

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

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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