The following are links
to selected 'open access' web sites, resources, publications, and more: Videos
- Academic Earth - Providing open access to a range of free online courses and resources related to history, the humanities and more.
- Bentham Open Access - Over 230 peer-reviewed open access journals covering all major disciplines of
science, technology, and more.
- Community College 'Open' Textbooks - Peer reviewed free and open textbooks for use in community college courses.
- Directory of Open
Access Journals (DOAJ) - A directory of a wide range of freely available, online Open Access Journals covering the arts and sciences.
- Encyclopedia of Life - Providing free and 'open access' to knowledge about life on Earth.
- Europeana - Providing open access to digital resources of Europe's museums, libraries, archives and audio-visual collections.
- Google Books - Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide. Also, check out Google History Events.
- Library of Congress - Recognized as the national library of the U.S. Its
collections comprise the world's most comprehensive record of American history, human
creativity, and knowledge.
- National Archives - Safeguarding, preserving, and providing access to the major documents and records of U.S. Government.
- OER Commons Textbooks - Information about open textbooks offered through Open Education Commons (OER).
- OpenGLAM - Free tools, projects, & digitized cultural heritage resources held by Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (GLAM).
- Open Journal Systems - An journal management and publishing system developed as part of the Public Knowledge Project.
- Project Gutenburg - Offering over 33,000 free eBooks that can be downloaded.
- Versita Open - One of the world’s leading Open Access platforms, hosting full texts of nearly 200 scholarly journals.
- WikiMedia Commons - An online repository of freely licensed, sharable educational photos and images available on the internet.
- World Digital Library - Providing free and open access to historical texts from around the world, coordinated by the Library of Congress & UNESCO.
'Open Access' Organizations
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