Library Director Elected to Electronic Information for Libraries Advisory Board

Birzeit University’s Library Director Diana Sayej Naser was elected to be a member of the Advisory Board of the Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL) She will be the first Arab member on that board for the term from 2015-2016. Mrs Naser also serves as a coordinator to the Palestinian Consortium PALICO since 2005.

The Palestinian Consortium members nominated Naser to take the position, which she also filled from 2008-2010

EIFL is an international non-profit organization based in Europe with a global network of partners. EIFL runs a wide range of programs and events designed to increase access to knowledge through libraries in developing and transition countries.

Membership in EIFL allows access to some free databases and others at reduced cost, which will help in providing sources of knowledge and information for those who are in need without obstacles or restrictions.