Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Open Access Journals and Search

Thanks, in part, to the rise of open access journals, librarians should be actively investigating new discovery tools that will allow convenient access to this area of scholarly research. The Directory of Open Access Journals is a good place to start and the following list of search tools might also be handy.

15 Open Search Tools On The Web

Search tool list found at The Search Principle Blog


Anonymous said...

Also JURN: http://jurn.org/ - which searches over 2300 titles in the arts and humanities that offers all of some free content.

Anonymous said...

RT@MatAbraz: New useful search engine that returns full text scientific articles not subject to access fees http://www.freefullpdf.com

Panic Attack said...

Thanks for the info. These are the resources I have been looking for.