Restrictive copyright laws create legal barriers to using resources for education, research and socio-economic development. This can have significant consequences for people who use libraries in developing and transition economy countries, where the ability to produce and use knowledge is a major factor in development.

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NEWS

EIFL has called on the World Trade Organization (WTO) to grant a request by Least (...)
EIFL and our partner, the Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium (KLISC (...)
In October 2020, the Marrakesh Treaty for persons with print disabilities reached (...)

BLOG

Rima Kupryte, EIFL Director, looks back at our achievements and successes over the (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL’s Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, reports from the (...)
The Internet Governance Forum (IGF), an annual forum that brings together (...)

EVENTS

The 41st session of WIPO's Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR (...)
EIFL-IP IN ACTION
Library services in Poland enter the twenty-first (...)
EIFL is working towards an international copyright (...)
EIFL supports the Marrakesh Treaty and its impleme (...)