Eligibility - Who can access GOALI?

Researchers, students, librarians, policymakers, judges and legal experts will have access to GOALI through their institutions.

Local, not-for-profit institutions in two groups of eligible countries, areas and territories may register for free or low cost access to peer-reviewed international scientific journals, books, and databases through Research4Life.

Registration for GOALI opens in February 2018.

The following institutions are welcome to register for GOALI:
  • universities,
  • professional law schools,
  • research institutes,
  • government offices,
  • national libraries,
  • local non-governmental organizations and
  • secretariats of national workers’ and employers’ organizations.
List of eligible countries, areas and territories is defined by the Research4Life partnership based on certain criteria.

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