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 (Electronic Information for Libraries) is delighted to announce a new five- (...)
EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries) is pleased to announce a new six-month (...)
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BLOG

Zambia Library Consortium (ZALICO) has launched a national open access (OA) advocacy (...)
One of the jobs of academic librarians is to promote e-resources to their users.  (...)
Open Government Partnership Initiative (OGP) provides an international platform for (...)

EVENTS

EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma has been invited to speak at PubMet (...)
University of Tartu Library in Estonia will host a FOSTER co-funded training course (...)
This FOSTER co-funded training is co-organised by the National Library of Latvia, (...)
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