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

14 Sep 2018
EIFL, the FOSTER project and Riga Technical University (RTU) in Latvia are inviting early career researchers, research support staff and others who are currently conducting open (...)
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10 Sep 2018
The Open Access Tracking Project (OATP), a collaborative, crowdsourced project which captures and shares information about open access (OA), is calling for volunteer taggers to (...)
07 Sep 2018
EIFL teamed up with IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) and ICA (International Council on Archives) to submit additional comments to WIPO on (...)
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06 Sep 2018
EIFL is happy to have contributed to the newly-released film, ‘Paywall: The Business of Scholarship’, which documents the hidden costs of academic publishing and stresses the need (...)

Events

24 Sep 2018 - 25 Sep 2018
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen public librarians from Namibia will attend a two-day training-of- (...)
25 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
Washington DC, United States
Teresa Hackett, EIFL Copyright and Libraries Programme Manager will attend the (...)
26 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Windhoek, Namibia
Seventeen trainers from public libraries in Namibia will attend a three-day (...)
27 Sep 2018
Online
We’re inviting librarians and researchers to learn about how Overleaf can be (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL contributes to new FOSTER Recommendations on open science training for researchers, research support staff and librarians

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.

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