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

people trained
OA journals
OA repositories

NEWS

We have updated and revised How To Make Your OA Repository Work Really Well, the (...)
We have updated and revised the EIFL checklist of good practices in using the free (...)
Just over 50% of academic librarians in developing and transition economy countries (...)

BLOG

Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, introduces and discusses a new (...)
Romy Beard, EIFL Licensing Programme Manager, analyses the amount of research (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, highlights Research Data (...)

EVENTS

Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will speak at the Eko-Konnect (...)
Following the publication of the landmark ‘Open Access Diamond Journals Study’ in (...)
EIFL will attend this international conference to address topics within the (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
EIFL partners in this major 50-country European Un (...)
EIFL projects contribute to open access and open s (...)
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