Open Access Databses
A publication of the American Association of University Professors exploring a wide range of topics including academic freedom, governance of colleges and universities, working conditions, and more.
A place where you can share your research and follow other people in your field.
Collection of free online college courses and original videos covering such topics as art history, biology, business, chemistry, computer science, education, engineering, mathematics, physics, psychology and sociology.
AgEcon Search, hosted by the University of Minnesota, specializes in agricultural and applied economics.
Akron Law Review
A scholarly legal publication of The University of Akron School of Law that produces an annual volume of four issues for use by scholars, practitioners, and judges.
Akron Intellectual Property Journal
A scholarly legal publication of The University of Akron School of Law that covers topics of intellectual property, cyberlaw (including privacy matters), antitrust, and technology transfer.
Several thousand classics of Western civilization in electronic form, mostly in English literature, American literature, and Western philosophy.
Published by the University of Stirling Institute of Aquaculture. The Institute of Aquaculture combines cross-disciplinary, world class research on environments, reproduction, genetics, aquatic health, nutrition and feed supplies, on production systems, markets, and on social and economic impacts to meet the wide range of challenges faced as aquaculture grows to meet global demands.
The Aquatic Commons is a thematic digital repository covering the natural marine, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments.
Archives of Scientific Psychology
Archives of Scientific Psychology spans the entire discipline of psychology. Journal readers will find articles on subjects ranging from neuroscience to political psychology, and all topics in between.
ART-Dok is the full-text server of the Virtual Library for Art, arthistoricum.net and is made available by Heidelberg University Library.
ArXiv - Cornell University Library
Open access to nearly 1 million e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics
A literary and cultural commentary magazine recognizing and publishing new writers and poets and focusing on foreign affairs, politics and the economy as well as cultural trends.
Aviation Buyer's Directory
AVIATION BUYERS DIRECTORY is the aviation aftermarket industry's premier directory, delivering critical maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) information to the entire aviation/aerospace community worldwide.
Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports
Publishes original research in all aspects of Biochemistry, Biophysics and related areas like Molecular and Cell Biology.
BioMed Central publishes 257 peer-reviewed open access journals.
Source for free textbooks in PDF form that focus primarily on accounting, economics, engineering, IT, marketing, and management.
Bulletin of the AMS
The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic.
Business Weekly Eastern England
Reporting on Cambridge and the East of England — Europe's innovation capital - Business Weekly's print edition, website and epaper combine the latest business news with in-depth reports and analysis on issues of importance to companies involved in hi-tech, biotech, manufacturing and services to industry.
Information in CEDA is grey literature primarily concerning Earth observation and atmospheric sciences.
An evolving scientific literature digital library and search engine focusing primarily on literature in computer and information science.
An electronic archive for self-archive papers in any area of psychology, neuroscience, and linguistics, and many areas of computer science, philosophy, biology, medicine, anthropology, as well as any other portions of the physical, social and mathematical sciences that are pertinent to the study of cognition.
COMPASS: Earth Science Journal
The Compass: Earth Science Journal of Sigma Gamma Epsilon is the peer-reviewed, official publication of the Society of Sigma Gamma Epsilon.
CORE allows you to search, navigate and download scientific publications aggregated from a wide range of Open Access Repositories (OARs).
Digital Book Index
Provides access to more than 80,000 titles records from more than 1800 commercial and non-commercial publishers, universities, and various private sites.
Digital Commons Network
The Digital Commons Network brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
Digital Identity Project, University of Adelaide Press
Included on this site is access to 1200 Web Books which includes classic works of Literature, Philosophy, Science, and History.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
The content has grown significantly in the physical sciences but remains broad and includes coverage in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life sciences, engineering, and technology, and their multidisciplinary intersections.
A nonprofit repository for data underlying the international scientific and medical literature.
The goal of our repository is to collect, capture, disseminate and preserve the results of research in the fields of Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Hydrosphere and Solid Earth.
Ecological Society of America (ESA)
Ecosphere and other ESA journals
Provides access to the largest collection of online Economics working papers and journal articles for which most of the full text files are freely available.
e-prints in library and information service.
Elsevier Open Access e-Journals
All articles published in Elsevier open access journals are peer reviewed and upon acceptance will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.
Encyclopedia of American Studies (Johns Hopkins University)
eScholarship Editions - California Digital Library
Includes the full text of more than 1,400 books from academic presses on a range of topics, including art, science, history, music, religion, and fiction.
Professional resources for women in business. Lists grant, loan, and investment resources.
Faculty of 1000 is the publisher of three unique services that support and inform the work of life scientists and clinicians.
• F1000Prime is an in-depth directory of top articles in biology and medicine, as recommended by our Faculty of over 5,000 expert scientists and clinical researchers.
• F1000Research is an innovative open access journal offering immediate publication and open peer review.
• F1000Posters is the open access repository for posters and slide presentations in biology and medicine.
A repository where users can make all of their research outputs available in a citable, shareable and discoverable manner.
Global Text Project
Available in Chinese, English, and Spanish, subjects encompass business, computing, education, health, science, and social science.
HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.
HighWire Press Free Online Articles
HighWire Press is the largest archive of free full-text science, assisting in the online publication of 2,028,129 free full-text articles and 4,966,440 total articles. 255 sites have free back issues to the 1990's to current, with a one-year embargo.
A rapidly growing academic publisher with 577 peer-reviewed, open access journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines.
Ideas of RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)
The largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics and available freely on the internet with over 1,400,000 searchable items of research with over 1,300,000 downloaded in full text.
Journal of Academic Freedom
The AAUP Journal of Academic Freedom publishes scholarship on academic freedom and on its relation to shared governance, tenure, and collective bargaining. Essays range from historical studies to analyses of contemporary conflicts, from accounts of individual faculty experiences to institutional histories.
MCAT Tutorial (MedEdPORTAL iCollaborative and Kahn Academy)
MERLOT II (Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching)
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions
An archival peer-reviewed quarterly publication, uniquely focused on the science of materials applied to or being investigated to address unique aspects of current and emerging energy technologies. Covers a variety of areas of materials research, including larger materials issues with application to energy.
National Academy Press
More than 2,000 e-books online.
National Agricultural Library Digital Collections
The NAL Digital Collections has been formed to help fulfill the NAL's mandate to:
• Acquire and preserve substantive or essential information in the agricultural sciences
• Document United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) research
• Serve as a national resource for agricultural information
OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA)
Offers a forum for the entire community of Open Access journal publishers whose mission is to represent the interests of Open Access (OA) journal and book publishers globally in all scientific, technical and scholarly disciplines.
Access the network of freely accessible digital repositories with content across academic disciplines.
OpenDOAR, the Directory of Open Access Repositories
An authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. As well as providing a simple repository list, OpenDOAR lets you search for repositories or search repository contents.
A free, map-based discovery interface providing geographic searching for more than 300,000 maps, cross-sections, charts, tables, and other high-value content from GeoScienceWorld (GSW) publications.
Open Library of Humanities (OLH)
Aims to build a low cost, sustainable, Open Access future for the humanities.
Organic ePrints is an international open access archive for papers and projects related to research in organic food and farming. The archive contains full-text papers in electronic form together with bibliographic information, abstracts and other metadata.
The magazine is the leading source of PTA-related news, with content on topics ranging from curriculum and family engagement to advocacy and fundraising.
An Open Access publisher of scholarly articles aiming to drive the costs of publishing down, while improving the overall publishing experience and providing authors with two publications serving the Biological and Medical sciences: "PeerJ" (a peer-reviewed academic journal) and "PeerJ PrePrints" (an innovative 'preprint server').
A comprehensive index and bibliography of works in philosophy. In addition to indexing books and journal articles, it monitors open access archives and personal pages for articles by academic philosophers. Some features require that you sign in first, but creating an account is easy and free.
An electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
A nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization whose mission is to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
More than 56,000 free e-books.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Open
Provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge.
PubMed Central (PMC)
A free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).
A peer-reviewed journal that is focused on the politics, practices, and aspirations of education at every level.
Reference & User Services Quarterly
The official journal of the Reference and User Services Association of the American Library Association.
Registry of Open Access Publishing
The aim of ROAR is to promote the development of open access by providing timely information about the growth and status of repositories throughout the world.
SAGE Open (Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Humanities)
SciRePrints: Science and Religion Dialogue Prints of University of Latvia
SciRePrints is an electronic self-archive repository created with the aim to facilitate communication between the fields of science and religion.
Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine / Scholars Science Commons
Helps authors generate a PDF form that can be attached to a journal publisher's copyright agreement to ensure that the author retains certain rights.
SCOAP3 (Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics)
A website dedicated to Open Access publishing in high energy physics.
Social Science Open Access Repository (SSOAR)
SSOAR collects electronic full texts from the domain of the Social Sciences and makes these texts available according to the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Scientific Knowledge.
Social Science Research Network
Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences including anthropology & archaeology, cognition, corporate governance, economics, finance, health, information systems, management, marketing, politics, sustainability, literature, music and philosophy.
Bi-weekly newsletter of the National Council of Teachers of Math.
Taylor & Francis and Routledge Open Access Journals
Open access journal content covering a variety of subjects. Some articles may require purchasing or submitting an Interlibrary Loan request.
University of Minnesota Open Academics
Digital textbooks cover accounting and finance, business and management, computer science, economics, general ed, humanities, law, math and statistics, natural and physical sciences, and social sciences.
University of Pennsylvania
Index of more than 14,000 English works available online.
An alternative archive of e-prints in Science and Mathematics serving the whole scientific community.
Wiley Open Access
Wiley Open Access publishes authoritative peer reviewed open access journals across many research disciplines.