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 support has contributed to national recognition and support for open access (...)
EIFL has joined an international coalition that is attempting to stop the European (...)
EIFL welcomes the news that all three journals of the Institute of Education (...)

BLOG

In June 2017, EIFL invited the global open access full text aggregator CORE to take (...)
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 (...)

EVENTS

EIFL and EIFL’s partner library consortium, the Consortium of Uganda University (...)
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