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

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NEWS

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) COVID-19 Working Group has released draft (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, has joined the European Open (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, joins a team of 11 researchers to (...)

BLOG

EIFL Guest Blogger, EIFL Open Access Programme Coordinator in Serbia, Milica (...)
In September, Ethiopia adopted a national open access policy for higher education (...)
Our Guest Blogger, Colleen Campbell, from the Open Access 2020 Initiative, reflects (...)

EVENTS

The Open Repositories 2020 (OR2020) conference has been postponed to 2021 because of (...)
Join this virtual LIBSENSE workshop and take part in discussions about strategies (...)
This EIFL webinar will cover subscription cancellations and alternative access (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Opening research from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda t (...)
EIFL partners in this major 50-country European Un (...)
EIFL leads training in this major European Union i (...)
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