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Open Access: Journals and Repositories

Information about Open Access materials and publishing.

Open Access: Green and Gold

  • Green Open Access: The author can publish in any journal and once they have receive permission from the publisher, they can self-archive a copy in an institutional or discipline specific repository.
  • Gold Open Access: Authors can publish in an open access journal and the content is stored on the publishers website.

Search Across Repositories

  • BASE: The Bieleld Academic Search Engine is and index to open access web resources. 
  • CORE: Search for open access material in journals and repositories worldwide.
  • OAIster: A catalog of millions of records for open access resources.
  • OpenAIRE: Search for open access content in European repositories.
  • OpenDOAR: Search for open access content in the repositories listed in DOAR.

Selection of Open Access Journals and Repositories