Monthly Archives: September 2015

New EIFL Award for Public Libraries contributing to Literacy

EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries – is calling for applications for a new EIFL Public Library Innovation Award – for public library services contributing to literacy.
  • The call is open to public and community libraries in developing and transition countries that use information and communication technology (ICT) in creative ways to improve literacy of children or adults.
  • The prize includes US$1,500 and wide publicity through EIFL’s global communication channels and networks.
  • The deadline for submitting applications is 12 October 2015.
  • Applications will be accepted in EnglishFrenchRussian and Spanish.
Read more and apply –
There will be more than one award – so please share this information and help us attract applications from as many innovative public libraries as possible.
Jean Fairbairn Communications Manager (EIFL)