Open Access Platform (Database, Journal, Thesis, Bulletin, Ebook and more)
List Open access : Database1. Cambridge structural Database
Free resource tool repository for small-molecule organic and metal-organic crystal structures.
Free resource tool on a chemical structure database by the Royal Society of Chemistry providing fast text and structure search access to over 26 million structures from hundreds of data sources.
Free resource tool on scientific literature digital library of over 300,000 computer science articles on the web. Users can search for citations or documents that are web based.
Free resource information on development issues, providing free access to a wide range of high quality online resources.
Free resource to provide a comprehensive, easy-to-use, searchable bibliographic and full-text database of research and information. ERIC aims to increase the availability and quality of research for educators, researchers, and the general public.
6. Google Scholar
Search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines
Free resource bibliographic database dedicated to economics. Over 1,000,000 items of research can be browsed or searched, and over 900,000 can be downloaded in full text. IDEAS is run by the Economic Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, USA.
Browser plugin in accessing fulltext pdf9. MatWeb
Free resource tool on searchable online database of engineering materials.
Free resource tool on a massive central data source and a way of graphically comparing nations. Allows users to generate maps, graphs, tables and charts of comparative data for a wide range of indicators.
11. Protein Data Bank (PDB)
Free resource tool by the Protein Data Bank archive-information about the 3D shapes of proteins, nucleic acids, and complex assemblies that helps students and researchers understand all aspects of biomedicine and agriculture, from protein synthesis to health and disease.
12. Teaching and Learning Resources - OER
Free resource tool include free audio books, online courses, MOOCs, language courses, movies, textbooks, eBooks.
13. The Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases in medicine and other healthcare specialties provided by Cochrane and other organizations.
14. RSC Education
Free resource tool to educate in chemistry teaching and learning
15. Scinapse: Academic search engine
Search engine to find the scientific paper with bibliographic metric (IF, h-index, citation count) users from 1130 university
16. SciTech Connect
Free resource tool in SciTech Connect is Elsevier blog for the science and technology community, run by the Elsevier Science and Technology Books division. It features posts by prominent Elsevier authors, employees, and other industry experts, sorted by subject matter, field of study and interest. Not only will you be able to see a general overview of what’s trending in the science and technology world, but you will also be able to focus on what is most relevant to your line of study or work. Topics covered by SciTech Connect may include author commentary and interviews, additional book content, new research trends, special announcements, and key conference and event information.
17. World Intellectual Property Organization Library
Free access tool that Provides free access to various intellectual property data collections currently hosted by the World Intellectual Property Organization. These collections include Hague, JOPAL (non-patent reference), Madrid and PCT data. Login as guest or create a free account.
18. World Conferences.net
Information on repository for world class conferences
19. RSC A-Z
Free resource tool in an alphabetical listing of the Royal Society of Chemistry education resources & research tools
Free resource tool to find ‘semi-structured’ data and statistic on the web. Zanran is a free resource but you must register to access any data. You will be asked for your email address when you carry out a search and access any of the links.
List Open access : Journal
1. Bulettin Jurutera
Free resource on bulletin published by The Institute of Engineer Malaysia
2. Cambridge University Press
Free resource on open access journal and book published by Cambridge University Press.
3. Directory of Open Access Journal
Free resource journal platform covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and languages. There are now 9957 journals in the directory. Currently 5651 journals are searchable at article level.
4. Emerald insight
Free resource on Emerald insight open access platform for journal and book.
Free resource in Information research an open access, international, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal, dedicated to making accessible the results of research across a wide range of information-related disciplines.
6. Information Research: an international electronic journal
Free resource on e-journal in Information Research. It is an open access, international, peer-reviewed, scholarly journal, dedicated to making accessible the results of research across a wide range of information-related disciplines
7. Islam and Civilisation Renewal Journal
Free resource e-journal in Islam and Civilisational Renewal (ICR) is an international peer-reviewed journal published quarterly by IAIS Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur. Area related to the contribution of Muslims to science and culture.
8. Journal of Biotechnology
9. Journal of Movement, Health and Exercise
Free resource e-journal on Movement, Health and Exercise (MoHE) is a refereed, international and scientific research vehicle directed towards the understanding of behavior in human performance and movement situations. Areas related to Human Movement Studies, Sports Engineering, Human Performance, Physical Activity & Health, Sports Medicine, Management & Sports Studies and Rehabilitation particularly those that have multi and interdisciplinary relevance.
Free resource on journal, bulettin and research paper on Japan's science and technology research.
11. Oxford Academic Journal
Free resource open access journal published by Oxford University Press
12. RSC Open Access Journal
Free resource open access journal published by RSC
13. Sage Journal
Free resource on Sage publishing open access journal in various subject.
14. Wiley Open Access
Free resource open access journal published by Wiley.
List Open Access : Book1. Directory of Open Access Book
Free resource on Directory of Open Access Books is a joint service of OAPEN, OpenEdition, CNRS and Aix-Marseille Université
Free resource on ebook related to engineering and technology.
Free resources on Open access e-book in Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Life sciences, Health sciences and Social Sciences and Humanities.
Free resource on e-book in subject islamic and muslim world
5. National Academic Press
Free resource on The NAP published more than 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and medicine, providing authoritative information on important matters in science and health policy. They offer more than 5,000 titles in PDF format. Almost all of these PDFs can be downloaded for free by the chapter or the entire book.
6. Open Culture
Free resource textbooks (aka open textbooks) written by knowledgable scholars are a relatively new phenomenon
7. Open Stax
Free resource OpenStax (then Connexions) in 1999 at Rice University to provide authors and learners with an open space where they can share and freely adapt educational materials such as courses, books, and reports.
8. Open Textbook Library
Free resource on the Open Textbook Library provides a growing catalog of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks.
9. Project Gutenberg
Free resource on books that are free in the United States because their copyright has expired. They may not be free of copyright in other countries. Readers outside the United States must check the copyright laws of their countries before downloading or redistributing these ebooks. Over 33,000 free Ebooks, digitized with the help of thousands of volunteers.
10. SpringerOpen open access book
Free resource on SpringerOpen open access e-book published by Springer Nature
List Open Access : Thesis
1. Thesis UM
2. Open Access Theses and Dissertations
Free resource in open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 4,975,267 theses and dissertations.
Free resource on OpenThesis is a free searchable thesis and dissertation database that has features such as saved searches, alerts, and portfolios to organize documents.
4. PQDT Open
Free resource on the full text of open access dissertations and theses
List Open Access : DictionaryReference works include dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, almanacs, bibliographies, and catalogs