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

Kaunas University of Technology in Lithuania - the largest technical university in (...)
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University has adopted a mandatory open access (OA) and (...)
Birzeit University in West Bank, Palestine, has launched an open access (OA) (...)

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

EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will present at the second CAREN (...)
Are you interested in launching e-learning courses on Research Data Management and (...)
Are you interested in capturing impact - that is, academic endeavour beyond the (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Educating researchers, students, research managers (...)
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