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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NEWS

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EIFL – in association with the University of Mandalay, the University of Yangon and (...)
EIFL recently held a webinar showcasing the Directory of Open Access Books and the (...)

BLOG

EIFL has released a new video that shows the impact of an EIFL Open Access Programme (...)
​“Knowledge is power. Information is power. The secreting or hoarding of knowledge (...)
“We have challenges, a lot of challenges in Kenya,” says Dr. Bessie Mukami, a (...)

EVENTS

Co-hosted by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) and (...)
The PASTEUR4OA (Open Access Policy Alignment Strategies for European Union Research (...)
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