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

A group of trainees and trainers at the EIFL Open Science train-the-trainers course in Addis Ababa. They are standing outside the training venue.
14 Nov 2017
In June 2017, EIFL invited the global open access full text aggregator CORE to take part in an Open Science train-the-trainer course for universities and research institutions in (...)
the award trophy - a golden spiral with a star on top
12 Nov 2017
We are delighted to announce that the new EIFL Public Library Innovation Award - for public library services that improve lives - is now open for applications. The award is open (...)
10 Nov 2017
On 26-27 October 2017, EIFL participated in two stakeholder meetings organized by the Armenian Intellectual Property Agency (AIPA) to discuss Armenia’s draft copyright law. (...)
09 Nov 2017
EIFL and Open Book Publishers (OBP) have signed an agreement which will provide libraries that are members of library consortia in EIFL partner countries with free membership of (...)

Events

20 Nov 2017
Kampala, Uganda
EIFL and EIFL’s partner library consortium, the Consortium of Uganda University (...)
28 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
Budapest, Hungary
Jevgenija Ševcova, Databases Manager of the Lithuanian Research Library (...)
01 Dec 2017
Naklo, Slovenia
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager, will present an (...)
03 Dec 2017 - 04 Dec 2017
Cairo,
EIFL Sudan Country Coordinator Iman Abuelmaaly Abdelrahman will represent EIFL (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Young African public library innovators are ready to introduce changes in their libraries after the IYALI learning experience in Eastern Europe

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2016 EIFL reached more than 8.5 million people through our network of libraries in 54 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2016.

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