Open Access Resources

The following quality resources are freely available and do not require any login details to begin a search. There is a vast amount of discoverable online content including peer-reviewed open access journals and open access e-books. Other resources include academic research papers which can be downloaded or requested and dissertations which can be searched through open access repositories. Select the links below to find out more about these resources and contact if you have any queries.

Directory of Open Access Journals - Index of Open Access Journals Worldwide

Directory of Open Access Books - Discovery Service for Open Access Books

ResearchGate - Research Papers and Conference Proceedings

Sage Open - Peer-Reviewed Open Access "Gold" Journal

Springer Open - Peer-Reviewed Open Access Journals in Science, Social Science and Humanities

Biomed Central - Open Access Journals in Science, Social Science and Education

OpenDOAR - global Directory of Open Access Repositories

DART-Europe - Database of Theses held in European Repositories