50 Open Access Resources for Librarians – Part 2

This is the second half of a two-part post about Open Access resources that I share with my students as a part of my Intro to Reference course. Be sure and check out Part 1 here.

    Open Access Journals

  1. Journal of Information Literacy
  2. Journal of the Medical Library Association
  3. Library Philosophy and Practice
  4. Library Student Journal
  5. School Library Media Research
  6. Urban Library Journal
  7. Find many more through DOAJ
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    Institutional Repositories

  9. Minds@UW
  10. MIT’s DSpace
  11. Scholarly Commons@Penn
  12. e-Prints-Soton
  13. The New Zealand Digital Library
  14. Find many more through OpenDOAR
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    Disciplinary Repositories

  16. E-LIS: the Open Archive for Library and Information Studies
  17. RePEc: Research Papers in Economics
  18. arXiv : e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics
  19. PubMedCentral: Biomedical and life sciences journal literature
  20. Minority Health Archive at University of Pittsburgh
  21. PhilSci Archive at University of Pittsburgh
  22. DList (Digital Library of Information Science and Technology)
  23. Find many more through OpenDOAR
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    Business Side of OA

  25. Open Society Institute Guide to Business Planning for Converting a Subscription-based Journal to Open Access
  26. Open Doors and Open Minds: What Faculty Authors Can Do To Ensure Open Access to Their Work Through Their Institution