Open access – the immediate, online, free and unrestricted availability of peer-reviewed research literature – is a powerful solution to the barriers that researchers in developing and transition countries face trying to access and share critical research that can improve people’s lives.

WHAT WE DO

IMPACT

people trained
OA journals
OA repositories

NEWS

EIFL and partners, Kenya Library & Information Services Consortium (KLISC), (...)
EIFL is delighted to announce a new 10-month project in Serbia, titled ‘Revisiting (...)
The Research Council of Lithuania adopted Guidelines for Open Access to Research (...)

BLOG

EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma recently returned from Myanmar where (...)
In 2014, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the National Natural Science Foundation (...)
2015 was a busy year for everyone involved in promoting open access (OA) in Serbia, (...)

EVENTS

Do you manage an open access repository using DSpace free and open source software? (...)
The PASTEUR4OA project final conference: Green Light for Open Access: Aligning (...)
Join us for this webinar with April Clyburne-Sherin, Center for Open Science (COS) (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Educating researchers, students, research managers (...)
The project facilitates access to the entire open (...)
This project addresses policymakers and encourages (...)
EIFL was the first organization to introduce open access in many countries, including China and South Africa … EIFL has helped raise awareness of open access globally.
Melissa Hagemann, Senior Programme Manager, Open Society Foundations

CONTACT US

For questions, please contact the Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma:  iryna.kuchma@eifl.net