Open Access Databases

Open Access e-Journals

BioMed Central

BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher of 277 peer-reviewed open access journals. The portfolio of journals spans all areas of biology, biomedicine and medicine and includes broad interest titles, such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals, such as Retrovirology and BMC Genomics. All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely accessible online immediately upon publication.

 
     
Cogent OA Cogent OA is a Taylor & Francis Group open access publisher of scholarly research committed to offering a truly author-centered service. Cogent OA publishes original articles in diverse fields of research. 

 

 
     
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.

 
     
Elsevier A-Z Directory of open access Journals

All articles published in Elsevier open access journals are peer reviewed and upon acceptance will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.

 
     
 Hindawi  Hindawi is a rapidly growing academic publisher with 437 peer-reviewed, open access journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines.  
     
IntechOpen

InTechOpen is the world's largest Science, Technology and Medincine Open Access book publisher. With a goal to provide free online access to research since 2004, InTechOpen has published 2,756 books and 45,449 scientific works by 95,620 international scientists. With over 20,000 Web of Science citationsand +88 million downloads up-to-date, we give authors international visibility, leading to global scientific communities recognizing the value and impact of their research.

 
     

MDPI

MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute) is an academic open-access publisher with headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. Additional offices are located in Beijing and Wuhan (China), Barcelona (Spain) as well as in Belgrade (Serbia). MDPI publishes 160 diverse peer-reviewed, scientific, open access, electronic journals, including Molecules (launched in 1996; Impact Factor 2.465), the International Journal of Molecular Sciences (launched in 2000; Impact Factor 3.257), Sensors (launched in 2001; Impact Factor 2.033), Marine Drugs (launched in 2003; Impact Factor 3.345), Energies (launched in 2008; Impact Factor 2.077), theInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (launched in 2004; Impact Factor 2.035), Viruses (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.042), Remote Sensing (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.036), Toxins (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.571) and Nutrients (launched in 2009; Impact Factor 3.759). Our publishing activities are supported by more than 12,800 active scientists and academic editors on our journals' international editorial boards, including several Nobelists. More than 216,400 individual authors have already published with MDPI. MDPI.com receives more than 4.2 million monthly webpage views.

 
     
Open Research Online

Open Research Online is the Open University's repository of research publications and other research outputs. It is an Open Access resource that can be searched and browsed freely by members of the public.

 
     
SAGE Open Access

The following lists open access journals published by SAGE. All articles published in the journals provide worldwide, barrier-free access to the full-text of articles online, immediately on publication under a creative commons license. All articles are rigorously peer-reviewed retaining the quality hallmarks of the academic publishing process that authors would experience in publishing in any traditional SAGE journal.

 
     
SpringerOpen SpringerOpen, launched in June 2010, includes Springer’s portfolio of 160+ peer-reviewed fully open access journals across all areas of science ranging from very specialized titles to SpringerPlus, our interdisciplinary open access journal that covers all disciplines. SpringerOpen journals and books are made freely and permanently available online immediately upon publication. They are subject to high-level peer review, author and production services ensuring quality and reliability of the work  
     
Wiley Open Access

Wiley Open Access is a program of fully open access journals. All research articles published in Wiley Open Access journals are immediately freely available to read, download and share. The fully open access journals are published in collaboration with authoritative journals and societies as well as supported by internationally renowned editorial board members.

 
     


Open Access e-Books

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

The primary aim of DOAB is to increase discoverability of Open Access books. The directory is open to all publishers who publish academic, peer reviewed books in Open Access and should contain as many books as possible, provided that these publications are in Open Access and meet academic standards.

   
E-Books Directory   

E-Books Directory is a free web resource which contains links to free downloadable e-books, technical papers, documents, as well as user contributed content, articles, reviews and comments. E-Books Directory is a service to students, researchers and e-book lovers.

   
InTech Books

InTech is a pioneer and world's largest multidisciplinary open access publisher of books covering the fields of Science, Technology and Medicine. Since 2004, InTech has collaborated with 87430 authors and published 2434 books and 6 journals with the aim of providing free online access to research.