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

Over the last two decades, there has been steady progress towards open access (OA), (...)
The European Union-funded FOSTER project has launched 10 free online courses for (...)
Library and regional and national Research and Education Network (REN) stakeholders (...)

BLOG

Take our training materials, build on our training format and organize your train- (...)
EIFL has been supporting open access in Serbia since 2000. EIFL-supported awareness (...)
‘Is your institution willing and committed to offer training on open access, open (...)

EVENTS

Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will be one of three presenters in (...)
On behalf of the FOSTER project,  EIFL Open Access Programme Coordinator Gwen Franck (...)
Are you an open science and research data management (RDM) trainer who wants to (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Opening research from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda t (...)
EIFL partners in this major 50-country European Un (...)
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