Open access – the immediate, online, free and unrestricted availability of peer-reviewed research literature, and open science – collaborative and transparent research, are powerful solutions 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

In order to help researchers retrieve legal copies of full-text articles that they (...)
cOALition S - a group of national research funding organizations and charitable (...)
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) COVID-19 Working Group has released the final (...)

BLOG

June was a busy month for the LIBSENSE Initiative - a collaborative space through (...)
EIFL Guest Blogger, EIFL Open Access Programme Coordinator in Serbia, Milica (...)
In June, Ethiopia adopted a national open access policy for higher education (...)

EVENTS

Librarians from institutions of higher education in Africa are invited to join this (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will give a keynote address at the (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
EIFL partners in this major 50-country European Un (...)
EIFL contributes to open access and establishment (...)
EIFL helps launch a national open access policy an (...)
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