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

The European Commission-funded project PASTEUR4OA ( short for Open Access Policy (...)
A Task Force chaired by EIFL has released two new librarians’ competency profiles (...)
Delegates to the Fourth Council for the Development of Social Science Research in (...)

BLOG

EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, Iryna Kuchma, shares a checklist for fine-tuning (...)
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 (...)

EVENTS

Kenya Library & Information Services Consortium (KLISC), EIFL’s partner (...)
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will speak about global open access (...)
All researchers, developers and service providers are invited to take part in three (...)
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