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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EIFL has pledged its support for the Open COVID Pledge that seeks to remove barriers (...)
EIFL has provided comments to the Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) on the draft (...)
On the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day 2020, EIFL worked with leading (...)

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In Part I of this two-part blog, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager (...)
In May 2020, member states of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (...)
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, is the guest on the (...)

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EIFL is delighted to present the webinar, ‘E-resources during COVID-19: copyright (...)
The 41st session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)
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Library services in Poland enter the twenty-first (...)
EIFL is working towards an international copyright (...)
EIFL supports the Marrakesh Treaty and its impleme (...)