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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We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2018 Annual Report, celebrating (...)
Libraries rely on copyright exceptions and limitations to allow everyday uses of (...)
In a written submission to the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), one of the two (...)

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Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, participated in the (...)
Limitations and exceptions for libraries & archives and education have been on (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, attended the 37th (...)

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A delegation from EIFL will participate in the WIPO (World Intellectual Property (...)
The 39th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)
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 (...)