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 Jul 2017
EIFL welcomes the news that all three journals of the Institute of Education Research of Addis Ababa University are now available in open access (OA). The announcement was made on (...)
12 Jul 2017
On 9 May 2017, a five year court battle between publishers and universities finally came to an end when the Supreme Court of India dismissed an appeal by the Indian Reprographic (...)
05 Jul 2017
EIFL and Next Library® awarded seven librarians from developing and transition economy countries scholarships to attend the Next Library Festival 2017, which took place in Aarhus (...)
04 Jul 2017
EIFL welcomes the adoption of an open access (OA) policy by Ghana’s Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, the body mandated by the government to carry out scientific and (...)

Events

25 Jul 2017 - 26 Jul 2017
Nairobi, Kenya
Thirty-one Librarians from 15 public libraries in Kenya will attend a workshop (...)
15 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Vilnius, Lithuania
Nineteen African public librarians will travel to Lithuania and Poland as part (...)
19 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Wrocław, Poland
EIFL will take part in the 2017 International Federation of Library (...)
21 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Kaunas, Lithuania
EIFL is providing open science training during the Kaunas University of (...)

SPOTLIGHT

We explain journal publishing options, article processing charges and waivers offered by EIFL’s publishing partners

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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