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

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OA journals
OA repositories

NEWS

EIFL has joined an international coalition that is attempting to stop the European (...)
EIFL welcomes the news that all three journals of the Institute of Education (...)
EIFL welcomes the adoption of an open access (OA) policy by Ghana’s Council for (...)

BLOG

Fifteen years ago, the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) launched a worldwide (...)
‘Revisiting OA journal policies and practices in Serbia’ is an EIFL-funded open (...)
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma reflects on the state of open access (...)

EVENTS

The Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information (SCSTI) will host a (...)
EIFL and partners from the OpenAIRE and FOSTER (Facilitating Open Science Training (...)
EIFL is supporting a Data Management and Repositories Workshop, to be hosted by EIFL (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Opening research from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda t (...)
The project facilitates access to the entire open (...)
EIFL played an important role in PASTEUR4OA, a Eur (...)
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