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

The Harvard Library Office for Scholarly Communication (OSC) has released a (...)
Erasmus+, the European Union Programme that supports education, training, youth and (...)
The European Commission-funded project PASTEUR4OA ( short for Open Access Policy (...)

BLOG

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

EVENTS

All researchers, developers and service providers are invited to take part in three (...)
EIFL and the Georgian Integrated Library & Information System Consortium (GILISC (...)
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma is among speakers who will lead (...)
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