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Open Access during Covid-19 pandemic


Brill includes 59 ebooks on epidemics, containment strategies, homeschooling, distance learning and crisis research.


Cochrane is a collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making.


Index of Medieval Art includes images and descriptive data to complement the print index at Princeton University. 


Ohio State University Press  includes 699 OSU Press Books.


Project MUSE  provides free access to 15K+ books, 230+ Journals variously from 50+ Publishers.


Royal Society Publishing  includes 10 scientific journals.


University of California Press includes 46 journals in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.


University of Michigan Press includes political science and public (including health) policy, performing arts, classical and medieval studies, American studies, and Area studies (especially East Asian, African, and German studies).


Open Access Resources
Open access archive to electronic preprints of scientific articles in mathematics, statistics, computer science and physics. offers 1500 free academic e-books in 7 languages. Bookboon's textbooks are focused on specific areas, including economics, statistics, information technology, engineering and natural science.


Central Asian Journal of Water Research is a bi-lingual, open-access, peer-reviewed e-Journal dedicated to all aspects of water management in the region of Central Asia.  


Cogprints: Cognitive Sciences Eprint Archive
Electronic repository of articles and papers on psychology, linguistics, philosophy, computer technology, biology and more submitted by the authors.


DOAB provides open access to over 1603 academic peer-reviewed books from 54 publishers. The primary aim of DOAB is to increase discoverability of Open Access books. 


DOAJ is a service that provides access to quality controlled Open Access Journals. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use an appropriate quality control system, and it will not be limited to particular languages or subject areas.


The Knowledge Unlatched Portal provides free access to full-length PDF versions of peer-reviewed scholarly books and articles


OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controlled list of repositories.


Project Gutenberg includes over 42,000 free audio- and e-books. These are primarily classic books (novels, poetry, short stories and drama) from authors such as Shakespeare, Dante, Arthur Conan Doyle, Lewis Carroll, etc.)