Ukraine

New agreement for SAGE Research Methods 5 Sep 2012
EIFL has signed a new agreement with SAGE Publications for SAGE Research Methods. The agreement runs from 1 September 2012 to 31 December 2015, and offers discounted pricing to EIFL-partner consortia, and member institutions, in the following...
Regional Consultation on OA Concept and Policies 15 Aug 2012
UNESCO will be organizing a Regional Consultation on “Open Access to Scientific Information and Research – Concept and Policies” in Minsk, Belarus, from 5 to 7 September 2012. The Consultation is being organized in the framework of the 90th...
New agreement signed with Cengage Learning 12 Jul 2012
EIFL has signed a new agreement with Cengage Learning for a range of Gale e-resources: Biography in Context (new) Business Insights: Global (new) General OneFile Global Issues in Context  GREENR (new) Student Resources in...
Universities in Ukraine, Ghana, Ethiopia sign the Berlin Declaration 29 May 2012
Three more institutions in EIFL partner countries –  National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy (Ukraine), University of Ghana and Jimma University (Ethiopia) – joined over 370 leading international research, scientific, and cultural...
Nine EIFL partner countries feature in consumer IP survey 24 Apr 2012
Nine EIFL partner countries feature in the 2012 Consumers International (CI) IP Watchlist Report, with four reports prepared by EIFL-IP librarians and colleagues. The 2012 IP Watchlist, the fourth annual rating of national IP law shows "entrenched...
Universities in Kenya, Slovenia and Ukraine adopt OA policies 10 Apr 2012
Kenya Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology's (JKUAT) Senate has recently adopted an Open Access Policy statement (Harvard-style): “It is a strategic goal of the University “to invest and engage in productive collaborations with...
Open Access advocacy in Ukraine: A case study 20 Feb 2012
Tetiana Yaroshenko and Oleksii Vasyliev report about the results of the EIFL-funded national project: "Open Access in Ukraine: From Islands to Global Village". Key achievements: The promo film “OA in Ukraine: from islands to global village” that...
Informational resources for education and scholarship in Ukraine 16 Dec 2011
The 15th annual workshop organized by the NaUKMA Library,with partners: NGO ELibUkr “Electronic Library of Ukraine”, NGO “Informatio-Consortium” Association, Ukrainian Library Association (University Libraries section).  This year's...
EIFL celebrates Open Access Week 2011 7 Nov 2011
Over 30 partner countries conduct activities
Fifth annual event draws broad global participation, highlights deep community commitment to open access Open Access Week, the annual event celebrating the global movement towards open access to research and scholarship, kicked off for the fifth...
EIFL Poster at Berlin9 28 Oct 2011
At the upcoming Berlin9 conference, the EIFL-OA programme will present a poster that describes 11 OA advocacy campaign projects from across the EIFL network: Botswana, Estonia, Ghana, Latvia, Lithuania, Malawi, Poland, Slovenia, Sudan, Ukraine, and...
Open Access Week 2011 in Ukraine 20 Oct 2011
The National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy library with the support from ELibUkr, University Libraries section of Ukrainian Library Association and Association "Informatio Consortium" will host a seminar Open Access: Open Access Journals and Open...
INFORMATIO 2011 7 Sep 2011
The Ukrainian consortium, Informatio-Consortium, is among the organizers of the international conference: Informatio 2011: Electronic information resources: the creation, use, access. Among the topics of the conference are: national and...
EIFL 2010 annual report is online 6 Jun 2011
Our 2010 annual report is out and available for download! Read about our successful year, all made possible thanks to ongoing collaboration with our partner countries and the continued support of our funders. Read the 2010 EIFL annual report
DOAJ: new milestones 18 Apr 2011
Today the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) includes 6410 journals from 111 countries in more than 50 languages.  2793 journals are providing metadata on article level, which means that 554412 articles are searchable from DOAJ. ...
The winners of EIFL call for proposals: Open access advocacy campaigns 6 Apr 2011
EIFL provided financial support to 11 projects - national and institutional open access advocacy campaigns to reach out to research communities: five projects in Africa (Botswana, Ghana, Malawi, Sudan and Zimbabwe) and six projects in Eastern Europe...
EIFL-FOSS Apache Solr Online Workshop 4 Apr 2011
Apache Solr is an open source search engine platform which is used by many public and commercial websites. It underpins faceted search user interface and provides various advanced features such as spelling suggestion, auto-suggest and snippet...
EIFL-FOSS Faceted Search Online Workshop 4 Apr 2011
Faceted search is becoming a contemporary and de facto search tool for content rich websites, in particular online stores and digital libraries. It is a resource discovery approach which has the propensities to enhance user experience. In this...
EIFL-FOSS CUFTS/GODOT Online Workshop 4 Apr 2011
Enabling users to discover and access e-resources, and managing expanding e-resource collections cost-effectively, are key challenges facing libraries around the world. To address these issues, EIFL-FOSS and EIFL-Licensing organised the third EIFL-...
EIFL-FOSS Shibboleth Online Workshop 4 Apr 2011
Libraries in many EIFL countries are unable to get access to commercial e-resources because they don't have static IP addresses or are accessing the internet via a public or shared IP address. Many others are unable to offer their users remote...
Results of the SOAP Survey: EIFL Partner Countries 19 Feb 2011
Results of the SOAP Survey: A Preliminary Overview of the Situation in EIFL Partner Countries
The SOAP (Study of Open Access Publishing) project has run a large-scale survey of the attitudes of researchers on, and the experiences with, open access publishing. In the SOAP Symposium on 13 January 2011 in Berlin, the results of the SOAP Survey...