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

16 Jun 2021
The first online Next Library 2021 Festival on 3 - 4 June offered a remarkable space for learning about public library transformation centred on the community. The main themes (...)
15 Jun 2021
In May, the newly formed Steering Group for the Right to Research (R2R) in Africa, that is part of a three year international project ‘Contributing to Public Interest Copyright (...)
Singer and guitarist in Choma Provincial Library's 'Creative Dorm' space.
08 Jun 2021
Ugne Lipeikaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme (EIFL-PLIP) Impact Manager, discusses a remarkable Danish public library impact study and asks - can the evaluation (...)
Cover image of the EIFL 2020 Annual Report showing a young woman, wearing a coronavirus protective mask, using a computer in a Ugandan village library.
19 May 2021
We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2020 Annual Report in which we share our achievements in a year dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic, and tell the stories of some (...)

Events

23 Jun 2021
Online
Join this EIFL webinar to learn more about bibliometrics, and how to train (...)
24 Jun 2021
Online
EIFL webinar - join this conversation with Professor Stephen Curry, Assistant (...)
28 Jun 2021 - 30 Jun 2021
Online
Ugne Lipeikaite, EIFL Public Library Innovation Programme Impact Manager, will (...)
28 Jun 2021 - 01 Jul 2021
Geneva, Switzerland
The 41st session of WIPO's Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights ( (...)

SPOTLIGHT

EIFL launches a series of webinars to introduce the EIFL Digital Research Literacy Training Programme Outline for Librarians

ANNUAL REPORT

In our 2020 Annual Report we share achievements and tell the stories of some of the people who have benefited from our work. We include a feature about our support for ratification and implementation of the Marrakesh Treaty, which opens the doors of knowledge and education for print-disabled people.

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