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Open Access Resources

Open Access resources provide free online access to scholarly research and other material. Here is a brief list of some examples which are available for IT Carlow staff and students to use.
Open Access ResourcesarXiv
Open access to 1,316,349 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Electrical Engineering and Systems Science, and Economics: »
Biomed Central
For over 15 years, Biomed Central has been making scientific research freely accessible and discoverable and now publishes over 290 quality peer-reviewed journals in Biology, Clinical Medicine and Health: »
Directory of Open Access Journals
The Directory of Open Access Journals was launched in 2003 at Lund University, Sweden, with 300 open access journals and today contains ca. 9000 open access journals covering all areas of science, technology, medicine, social science and humanities: »
Haithi Trust
The mission of HathiTrust is to contribute to research, scholarship, and the common good by collaboratively collecting, organizing, preserving, communicating, and sharing the record of human knowledge: »
50 partners, from all EU countries, and beyond, will collaborate to work on this large-scale initiative that aims to promote open scholarship and substantially improve the discoverability and reusability of research publications and data: »