Subject Guide : Open Access Resources


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Connecting you to journals not indexed in our subscription databases


What is Open Access?

Open Access Myths.

Creative Commons - Sharing material for research and creativity.

Databases for Open Access materials

DOAJ This directory contains over 3000 open access journals with 1,187 searchable at the article level. Journals are searchable by subject and by title.


HighWire Press - Free online full text articles for science

ibiblio - digital archive of material in all subject fields.

OAISTER - Open access to digital materials

Open CRS Reports - Congressional research reports.

PLoS (Public Library of Science)

SciRus -  the most comprehensive combination of web information, preprint servers, digital archives, repositories and patent and journal databases. Scirus goes deeper than the first two levels of a Web site, thereby revealing much more relevant information (from the site)

Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography

Individual Journals to access

Journal of Computer Mediated Communication

Journal of 17th Century Music

Other Resources

Open Yale Courses


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