The library is providing these open access links below as a service to Ancilla’s students and faculty. They provide free access to peer-reviewed science and medical journals. Please remember that open access articles are still copyrighted and the articles still need to be cited in research.
Open Access Resources
- Directory of Open Access Journals:
Multidisciplinary–covers all topics!
- HighWire Press, Stanford University:
A collection of journal titles with open access articles available. Both science and medical titles available.
Over 200 peer-reviewed science, medical, and technology journals
- Public Library of Science (PLoS):
A collection of seven journals: PLoS Biology, PLoS Medicine, PLoS Computational Biology, PLoS Genetics, PLoS Pathogens, PLoS ONE (general science and medicine), and PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases.
Articles available courtesy of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
- Social Science Research Network:
Will need to set up a free account, but this site contains over 300,000 full-text papers and articles in the field of social sciences, including political science, anthropology and archaeology, sustainability, the humanities, and more.