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

EIFL welcomes the news that all three journals of the Institute of Education (...)
EIFL welcomes the adoption of an open access (OA) policy by Ghana’s Council for (...)
EIFL is to co-ordinate training activities in the European Commission (EC) funded (...)

BLOG

Fifteen years ago, the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) launched a worldwide (...)
‘Revisiting OA journal policies and practices in Serbia’ is an EIFL-funded open (...)
EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma reflects on the state of open access (...)

EVENTS

EIFL is providing open science training during the Kaunas University of Technology (...)
Open science, a research model that aims to make scientific research processes and (...)
Representatives of EIFL partner consortia and EIFL staff will travel to Tbilisi in (...)
EIFL-OA IN ACTION
Opening research from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda t (...)
The project facilitates access to the entire open (...)
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