List Open access : Database
1. 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
Browser plugin in accessing fulltext pdf
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. RSC Education
Free resource tool to educate in chemistry teaching and learning
14. Scinapse: Academic search engine
Search engine to find the scientific paper with bibliographic metric (IF, h-index, citation count) users from 1130 university
15. 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.
16. 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.
17. RSC A-Z
Free resource tool in an alphabetical listing of the Royal Society of Chemistry education resources & research tools
18. Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
ROAD is in line with the actions of UNESCO for promoting Open Access to scientific resources. ROAD is complementary to the Global Open Access Portal (GOAP) developed by UNESCO and providing a snapshot of the status of Open Access to scientific information around the world.
19. Directory of Open Access Repositories
OpenDOAR is the quality-assured, global Directory of Open Access Repositories. You can search and browse through thousands of registered repositories based on a range of features, such as location, software or type of material held.
20. Semantic Scholar
Semantic Scholar is a free, AI-powered research tool for scientific literature, based at the Allen Institute for AI.
Figshare is a repository where users can make all of their research outputs available in a citable, shareable and discoverable manner.
Convenient one-stop repository for Malaysian scholarly journals. Free access to full text information of articles where copyright permits
23. Microsoft Academic
Microsoft Academic is a free academic search engine and citation index that is similar to Google Scholar but can be automatically queried. Its data is potentially useful for bibliometric analysis if it is possible to search effectively for individual journal articles.
All publications and citations are freely available for personal, non-commercial use, together with rich contextual information. Millions of users turn to Dimensions to discover key research, find out who has funded it, and understand its academic and societal impact.
25. Connected Papers
You can use Connected Papers to get a visual overview of a new academic field
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 (DOAJ)
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. Journal of Biotechnology
Free resource on journal, bulettin and research paper on Japan's science and technology research.
9. Oxford Academic Journal
Free resource open access journal published by Oxford University Press
10. RSC Open Access Journal
Free resource open access journal published by RSC
11. Sage Journal
Free resource on Sage publishing open access journal in various subject.
12. Wiley Open Access
Free resource open access journal published by Wiley.
Open Access publishing for the scientific community
Science and Education publishing (SciEP) is one of largest Open Access journal publishers.
List Open Access : Reference 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 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
4. Maktabah Shamilah
A library containing an initial amount of books on the various Islamic sciences [only Arabic] organized into appropriate categories and identity cards for many of the books and authors.
5. 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.
6. SpringerOpen open access book
Free resource on SpringerOpen open access e-book published by Springer Nature
Part of Z-Library project. The world's largest ebook library
List Open Access : TextBook1. BC Open Textbooks
BCcampus Open Education contributes to the development of an open future for teaching practices and educational resources created by B.C Faculty.
Online Textbook platform
3. Milne Open Textbooks
Open textbook authored and peer-reviewed by SUNY Faculty and staff.
4. Open Culture
Free resource textbooks (aka open textbooks) written by knowledgeable scholars are a relatively new phenomenon
5. Open Stax
Free and Flexible textbooks and resources.
6. Open Textbook Library
Free resource on the Open Textbook Library provides a growing catalog of free, peer-reviewed, and openly-licensed textbooks.
Online Library and publication platform.
8. OER Commons
Public digital library of open educational resources.
List Open Access : Thesis1. 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.
3. PQDT Open
Free resource on the full text of open access dissertations and theses
4. Malaysian Thesis Online (MyTO)
Find and get Malaysian Theses Online. This collection is compiled by automated harvesting methods from the repositories of partner organizations from Malaysian Higher Education Institutions. MyTO provides several format of theses access such as abstract, 24 pages full-text and complete full-text.
5. Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
Resources to find available open-access electronic theses and dissertations
6. Global ETD Search
Search the 6,184,483 electronic theses and dissertations contained in the NDLTD archive
7. Australasian Digital Theses
Australian theses are now searchable via the National Library of Australia’s Trove service. Browse recently produced theses. Type your keyword into the search box. Open the Categories drop-down and choose Research and Reports. Select the green search button
8. Virginia Tech Electronic Theses and Dissertations
Virginia Tech has been a world leader in electronic theses and dissertation initiatives for more than 20 years. Most of these theses and dissertations are fully available to the public.