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

Twelve universities in Eastern Africa have adopted open access (OA) policies (...)
Visibility of Serbian research has improved significantly as a result of an EIFL- (...)
The FOSTER (Facilitating Open Science Training for European Research) project has (...)

BLOG

‘Is your institution willing and committed to offer training on open access, open (...)
Open scholarship is growing in importance as a way of ensuring that there is global (...)
In June 2017, EIFL invited the global open access full text aggregator CORE to take (...)
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