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

Yesterday
Institutions in 18 EIFL partner countries are eligible to subscribe to the 18-journal collection of titles by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) for free or at (...)
Iryna Kuchma at the podium in the meeting hall.
06 Dec 2018
Library and regional and national Research and Education Network (REN) stakeholders from 17 African countries have held the first in a series of meetings to explore how open (...)
Young girl in school uniform in school classroom.
05 Dec 2018
We’ve chosen the Hands-on computers for 1,800 Ghana children project for our year-end fundraising campaign. Here’s why –          (...)
Three public librarians writing on newsprint during training.
04 Dec 2018
EIFL has completed a 12-month intensive training programme for public librarians in Zambia, organized in partnership with the Library and Information Association of Zambia. The (...)

Events

14 Jan 2019
Debrecen, Hungary
Twenty-eight librarians from 17 universities and research organizations in (...)
15 Jan 2019 - 17 Jan 2019
Debrecen, Hungary
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, and Gwen Franck, EIFL Open (...)
17 Jan 2019
Online
In this webinar hosted by the EIFL Licensing Programme, Simon Inger from Renew (...)
01 Apr 2019 - 05 Apr 2019
Geneva, Switzerland
The 38th session of the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (...)

SPOTLIGHT

Support EIFL’s year-end fundraising campaign to help mobile libraries give children vital hands-on computer practice

ANNUAL REPORT

In 2017 EIFL reached more than 8.5 million people through our network of libraries in 53 developing and transitional countries. Read our annual report to learn how we made a difference in 2017.

CONNECT WITH EIFL

FLICKR

TWITTER

WHERE WE WORK