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.



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With support from EIFL, the National Library of Armenia (NLA) has improved access to (...)
EIFL has lots to celebrate this year - 2023 is the 20th anniversary of EIFL as an (...)
A project supported by EIFL has led to the establishment of seven new institutional (...)


Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, provides an update on SUES, an (...)
Lorraine Estelle, EIFL Licensing Programme Manager, discusses the main routes for (...)
Lorraine Estelle, EIFL Licensing Programme Manager, analyses the amount of research (...)


The State University of Moldova, the National Agency for Research and Development (...)
Thinking about designing a course for data stewards? Join us for a morning (virtual (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will participate in the COAR ( (...)
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


For questions, please contact the Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma: