Scholarly Text Resources

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Publications written by a learned person, usually a specialist in a particular branch of knowledge. Network of sites for graduates and college students. Of Sweden origin.

American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education: AJPE.

American Statistical Association – Journal: Open Access.

CogPrints: Cognitive Sciences OA Archive (central).  A collection of papers written about various topics. For example – psychology; neuroscience; computer science; philosophy; etc.

COnnecting REpositories: (CORE) Scholarly papers from hundreds of Open Access repositories.

Cornell University Library – ePrints: Over one million e prints available. Topics – Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.

Directory of Open Access Journals: (DOAJ) The title gives an outline to this sites purpose. There are many topics to dive into.

eLife: Peer reviewed journals. Search, browse, and download over 70,000 university essays from Sweden.

Google Scholar: Search full indexed scholarly works and texts/literature.

Hindawi Publishing Corporation: Peer reviewed, open access publications.

International Journal Of the Commons: (IJC) Interdisciplinary peer-reviewed open-access journal. Issue Archive.

Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics: Open Access.

Journal of Universal Computer Science: J-UCS.

Mathematical Programming Computation: Open Access journal.

Music Therapy Today At-A-Glance: Peer reviewed journal on music therapy education, clinical practice, and worldwide research. Brought to you by World Federation of Music Therapy.

Nature: Scientific Reports.

Organic Eprints: Open Access archive of papers related to organic food and farming.

Open Journal Systems: Journal management and publishing system. By Public Knowledge Project.

Public Knowledge Project – Open Journal Systems

Public Library of Science: (PLOS)Find publications or become published.

ScienceDirect: Listing of all Open Access journals on ScienceDirect. You can expand this list by included journals that offer some Open Access publications among their paid.

SHERPA: Opening Access to research. Offers open acces journal repository list. Also has various other projects/services, some are listed below:

  • EThOS, e-Theses Online Services: Collection of over 400,000 doctoral theses . All are free to view but you must create a free login for downloading.
  • OpenDOAR: The Directory of Open Access Repositories.

Springer Open: A resource for publication of open journals. The topics of said journals range vastly.

The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD): Promotes the creation and utilization of electronic theses dissertations(ETDs).

Voices – A World Forum For Music Therapy: Journal on music in relation to health and social change.

World Wide Fund For Nature – Publications

American Institute of Physics(AIP)

AIP is a not-for-profit organization. They study physical, and related, science. They also offer various Peer Reviewed Journals.

Scitation is also by AIP – Physical Science related news, comments, analysis, and research. Includes the AIP Published Journals, among others. Unfortunately, this includes non-free items along with free.

AIP Advances: Open Access Journal Publishing. Physical sciences: applied, theoretical, and experiment. Free to read, download, and share. Also, useful for submitting manuscripts.

AIP APL Materials: Open Access.  Experimental research on the field of materials science. For example: Nanostructures, polymers, ferroic, etc. Published by AIP Publishing. Journals are under Creative Commons Attribution License.

APL Photonics: Open Access. Fundamental and applied multidisciplinary research in Photonics.

Structural Dynamics: Research on the visualization of the structures(in real time) of chemical, biological, and condensed-matter systems.

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