Press Releases

WIPO Study: Research4Life Program Spikes Research Output by up to 75% in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Free or low-cost online access to scientific publications — as provided by Research4Life programs — results in a surge in scientific output, particularly in health sciences.
ASCE Partners with Research4Life
ASCE has partnered with Research4Life to foster inclusive growth and development in the field of civil engineering. ASCE content is available for free to users in many Research4Life countries.
Research4life partners commit to free and low-cost access and training through 2030
More than 200,000 resources available to researchers, doctors, NGOs and policymakers through at least 2030 to boost evidence-based research, healthcare, policymaking and global justice.
Jus Mundi’s research tools to be provided for free in over 80 lower and middle-income countries via Research4Life
Research4Life and Jus Mundi have joined forces to provide international law and arbitration resources for free to scholars and researchers in over 80 lower and middle-income (Group A) countries.
Press release: Research4Life launches their world class digital repository on Ingenta Edify
Research4Life has successfully launched its new content portal powered by Ingenta Edify.
Press release: New Research4Life User Review sheds light on users’ needs and challenges
Research4Life programs make a significant positive difference to research experiences in low- and middle-income countries – but only when users know they are available and how to use them.
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Research4Life selects INASP to evaluate user experiences
Research4Life has appointed INASP to conduct an independent and wide-ranging review of Research4Life’s users’ experiences across a range of countries and institution types.
ILO AND Research4Life launch online access to legal research and training for developing countries
Researchers, law students, policymakers, judges and legal experts in low- and middle-income countries can now get free or low-cost online access to legal information and training from the world’s leading academic publishers. GENEVA, March 6th, 2018 – Research4Life, The ILO
Elsevier Adds ClinicalKey to Research4Life Access Program for Developing Countries
Physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals in under-resourced communities around the world to receive access to the latest clinical information Philadelphia, PA, May 25, 2017 – Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, will add ClinicalKey to
Research4Life Chooses PortSys’ Total Access Control to Ensure Critical Access and Authentication
PortSys announces adoption of its Total Access Control product by the Research4Life partnership to replace end-of-life Microsoft authentication system. Marlborough, Mass. October 4, 2016 – Research4Life and PortSys today announced the adoption of Total Access Control (TAC) to provide secure
INASP and Research4Life Launch Research Advocacy Competition
Global case study competition spotlights how users in the developing world have successfully advocated for a sustainable research culture. London, United Kingdom June 28, 2016 – INASP and Research4Life have announced today a competition to recognize the critical role that researchers,
WHO’s HINARI program partners with Wolters Kluwer to provide UpToDate to Ebola-affected African countries
Waltham, Massachusetts September 9th, 2015 – The World Health Organization (WHO)-hosted HINARI program announced a partnership with Wolters Kluwer to provide free access to UpToDate®, its evidence-based clinical decision support resource, to the three countries affected by Ebola (Liberia, Sierra