Open knowledge Somalia introduced the 2019 Information Literacy Initiative in order to aid the needs of Somali researchers, scholars, Liberians and other professionals in Higher Education. This initiative intends to enhance and improve soft skills and information literacy of the Somali community.  This Initiative aimed to bring to light homemade research publications. This program will accommodate students, Liberians and other professionals from different disciplines who are working on research projects or academic publications. The beneficiaries will be acquainted with open data and open access and how to utilize it in their work. They will acquire information and resources in their disciplines, and use different search tools effectively.