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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To mark the 20th Anniversary of the EIFL Open Access Programme (EIFL-OA), EIFL has (...)
Are you based in one of our partner countries and want to strengthen your open (...)
The DIAMAS (Developing Institutional Open Access Publishing Models to Advance (...)


Progress in open access and open science has been strong, but there is still plenty (...)
Blessing Chiparausha, Librarian at Bindura University of Science Education and EIFL (...)
Milica Ševkušić, librarian at the Institute of Technical Sciences of the Serbian (...)


Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme (EIFL-OA) Manager, and Milica Ševkušić, (...)
Iryna Kuchma, EIFL Open Access Programme Manager, will participate in the 12th (...)
EIFL will be celebrating Open Access Week 2023 (OA Week 2023) with libraries and (...)
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: