Electronic Books and Open Access Databases

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Academic Info
Web site: http://www.academicinfo.net/
Academic Info is an online subject directory of over 25,000 hand-picked educational resources covering all subject areas.
Access: FREE

Web site: http://arxiv.org/
ArXiv is an Open Archives Initiative (OAI) compliant archive of electronic preprints in physics, mathematics, computer science, and non-linear sciences. arXiv is owned, operated and funded by Cornell University.
Access: FREE


Web site: http://www.bartleby.com
Bartleby.com publishes thousands of free online classics of reference, literature and non-fiction.
Access: FREE

Web site: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?db=books
The Bookshelf is a growing collection of biomedical books that can be searched directly.

BUBL Information Services
Web site: http://bubl.ac.uk/
BUBL is catalogue of Internet Resources covering all subject areas.
Access: FREE
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Circulation Online
Web site: http://intl-circ.ahajournals.org
Sponsored by the American Heart Association. Circulation Online provides access to medical journals that relate to the treatment, and prevention for heart diseases.
Access: FREE


Directory of Open Access Journals
Web site: http://www.doaj.org
Access is provided to numerous peer-reviewed journals in the following disciplines: Agriculture and Food Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Chemistry; History and Archaeology; Law and Political Science; Philosophy and Religion; Science, General; Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture; Business and Economics; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Health Sciences; Languages and Literature; Mathematics and Statistics; Physics and Astronomy; and Social Sciences.
Access: FREE


Electronic Journals Library (EJL)
Web site: http://rzblx1.uni-regensburg.de/ezeit/index.phtml?bibid=AAAAA&colors=7&lang=en
EJL is a service to facilitate the use of scholarly journals on the internet. It offers a fast, structured and unified interface to access full text articles online covering all academic disciplines.
Access: FREE

Electronic Supply of Publications to and from Universities in Developing Countries (eSAP)
Web site: http://www.fiuc.org/esap/index2.php?page=esaphome
The eSAP project is a collaboration project between African universities in the North and the South. Its goal is to enable universities in developing countries to gain access to international scientific journals through the Internet. eSAP also aims to assist academics in developing countriesy to publish their articles on the Internet.
Access: FREE


Flying Publisher
Web site: http://flyingpublisher.com
Acts as a portal to credible medical and health related websites, and in particular, to the followingsites: Amedeo;Free Medical Information; Free Medical Journals; FreeBooks4Doctors; GoldenLinks4Doctors; Medicine on Earth and Senior Physicians.

Free Animal Health Resources
Web site: www.vet.cornell.edu/library/freeresources.htm
Provided quality animalhealth-related information

Free Full Text
Web site: http://freefulltext.com
This site provides access to +7000 full text scholarly journals.


Web site: http://www.intute.ac.uk/
Intute is a free online service that provides access to the very best Web resources for education and research.
Access: FREE


Web site:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/linkout/journals/
LinkOut is a registry service that creates links between specific articles or biological data in Entrez to related resources on external Web sites. LinkOut hosts 166 providers, +942 journals.
Access: FREE


Malaria Foundation International
Web site:http://www.malaria.org
Provides free access to publications on Malaria.

Web site: http://www.medknow.com/journals.asp
MedKnow offers access to +40 full-text e-journal titles under the Open Access Initiative. Medknow Publications is the largest publisher in India for academic and scientific biomedical journals. Medknow provides solutions for the scientific publishing community, helping in publication and dissemination of research.
Access: FREE


National Academies Press (NAP)
Web site: www.nap.edu
Offers more than 3,7000 books online in science & biomedical sciences.

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (ndltd)
Web Site: http://www.ndltd.org/serviceproviders/scirus
This site provides access to the full text of theses and dissertations.

NLM Gateway
Web site: http://gateway.nlm.nih.gov/gw/Cmd
The NLM Gateway is a Web-based system that lets users search simultaneously in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). It allows users of NLM services to initiate searches from one Web interface, providing “one-stop searching” for many of NLM’s information resources or databases.
Access: FREE


The Online Books Page
Website: http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
The Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all.
Major parts of the site include:


PubMed Central (PMC)
Web site: http://pubmedcentral.nih.gov
This is the U.S. National Library of Medicine’s free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
Access: FREE

PubMed Entrez
Web site: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/
This is a service of the National Library of Medicine. It has over 14 million citations for biomedical articles. Citations are taken from MEDLINE and additional life science journals. It also includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.


Reproductive Health Gateway
Web Site: www.rhgateway.org .
Provides access to 85 top Web sites related to reproductive health.
Access: FREE


Sage Reference Online
Web site: http://www.sage-ereference.com

Provides access to 20 reference sources mainly encyclopedias covering education, African religion, counseling, sociology, healthcare, and research methods.

Web site: www.asksource.info
This site provides access to +25,000 information resources in international health & disability.

SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition)
Web site: http://www.arl.org/sparc/
SPARC is an international alliance of academic and research libraries working to correct imbalances in the scholarly publishing system. SPARC focuses on stimulating the emergence of new scholarly communication models that expand the dissemination of scholarly research and reduce financial pressures on libraries. It has membership in nearly 800 institutions in North America, Europe, Japan, China, and Australia.
Access: FREE


UNESCO Documents & Publications
Web site: http://unesdoc.unesco.org/ulis/index.shtml
UNESCO Documents & Publications is a clearinghouse for the dissemination and sharing of information and knowledge. It  helps member states to build their human and institutional capacities in diverse fields.
Access: FREE

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