Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture.
BioMed Central http://www.biomedcentral.com/
Peer-reviewed Open Access journals in biomedical sciences, chemistry, physics and mathematics.
Chemical Sciences Article Repository http://www.rsc.org/Chemical-Sciences-Repository/articles/
The Royal Society of Chemistry has set up this subject repository making it easier for authors to deposit, share and discover OA articles from across the chemical sciences.
Research data and outputs digital repository for evolutionary biology and ecology.
Economics working papers.
ESRC Research Catalogue http://www.esrc.ac.uk/impacts-and-findings/research-catalogue/index.aspx
Contains details of over 100,000 research outputs from ESRC-funded research projects.
Open Access journals in science, technology and medicine.
JISC-funded project exploring repositories for the creative and applied arts.
Nature Precedings http://precedings.nature.com/
Pre-published, non peer-reviewed research 2007-2012.
International coverage of institutional and other types of repository.
OpenDOAR (Directory of Open Access Repositories) provides access to academic Open Access repositories from around the world. You can browse or search for repositories and their content.
Public Knowledge Project http://pkp.sfu.ca/ojs-journals
A sample of journals using Open Journal Systems in all subject areas.
Public Library of Science http://www.plos.org/
Peer-reviewed Open Access journals in medical and life sciences.
PubMed Central http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/
Major Open Access repository for biomedical and life sciences.
RCUK Gateway to Research http://gtr.rcuk.ac.uk/
Search for and analyse information from RCUK-funded projects available open access.
ROAR (Registry of Open Access Repositories) http://roar.eprints.org/
Directory of worldwide Open Access academic repositories.
Social Sciences Research Network http://www.ssrn.com/en/
Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the dissemination of social science research and contains the work of 264,800 authors globally.
UNESCO OA Curriculum for Librarians and Researchers
Modules available as part of UNESCO's OA Program to support researchers in finding OA resources and publishing OA.
Or try the quality OA resources listed here:
Where to find new scholarly research papers: 30 key, free websites
Major collections of educational resources available from elsewhere. We have tried to focus on resources which are open access and available for repurposing, but please check the terms and conditions of each resource.
Most Open Access activity so far has been focused on journal articles. However, various projects are emerging with regard to Open Access books, particularly in the humanities and social sciences. Various funding and licensing models are being explored.