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  1. page ebooksandarticles edited ... Reminder: Freely accessible, open access resources may still be subject to copyright. While op…
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    Reminder: Freely accessible, open access resources may still be subject to copyright. While open access resources can be used for your course work or your personal use, check copyright before making other uses of resources discovered at these sites. Of course always cite your sources including works in the public domain.
    ArXiv.org E-Prints
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    and Economics.”
    AU Press Athabasca University Press (Canada)
    Open access books from Athabasca University Press.
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    Google Scholar Google Scholar indexes "articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research." Proprietary works are indexed as well, so much of this material may only be available in a nearby library or for a fee. However some resources are accessible to all. Try searching for your terms and then including filetype:pdf as a term. This seems to restrict search results to items that are freely accessbile. Example
    "virtual worlds" filetype:pdf
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    available at http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl
    http://highwire.org/lists/allsites.dtl

    Information Bridge DOE Scientific and Technical Information provides free public access to over 266,000 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature. Documents are primarily from 1991 forward and were produced by DOE.
    International Development Research Centre (IDRC) social and political sciences ebooks
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    Reminder: Freely accessible, open access resources may still be subject to copyright. While open access resources can be used for your course work or your personal use, check copyright before making other uses of resources discovered at these sites. Of course always cite your sources including works in the public domain.
    ArXiv.org E-Prints
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    research papers. It covers areas such as physicsAs of November 2017, ArXiv.org lists “1,327,800 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Electrical Engineering and related disciplines, mathematics, non-linear sciences,Systems Science, and computer science. The e-prints on E-Print ArXiv are freely accessible for everyone.Economics.”
    AU Press Athabasca University Press (Canada)
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    access books from Athabasca University Press.
    Bielefeld Academic Search Engine BASE.
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    other respositories. " Use the ADVANCED search tab and scroll down and make sure that "open access" is checked and "uncheck" non-open access and "uncheck" unknown.
    BioMed Central: The Open Access Publisher
    "All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication... All research articles in BioMed Central's journals receive rapid and thorough peer review. "
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    Dialnet : revistas accesibles
    A current listing of over 1,100 open access ejournals, journals primarily written and published in the Spanish language. Dialnet is a service of the Universidad de La Rioja in Spain. More than a simple directory, this service also offers an easy and uniform way to access the full-text of the journal articles. Includes some English-language articles as well. A reviewer of this site suggests "The Google-visible titles/full-text of all the articles may also be searched by using the following Google search: "key phrase" site:dialnet.unirioja.es/servlet/articulo?codigo - there are many thousands of English-language articles to be found in this way." [from Intute]
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    (From BePress)
    Digital Library of India The Digital Library of India is a major portal to online collections of books hosted by
    Use the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in co-operation with over 21 Indian universities andimage on the Indian government. It provides free accessmain screen to a growing number of ebooks scanned from Indian library collections. .It alsoexplore what is available in various disciplines. (This site includes links to major Indian newspapers and journals online. [From Intute]some student work such as honors theses.)
    DOAB Directory of Open Access Books A small, but growing collection of freely-accessible books.
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    scholarly journals.
    Efforts have been made to include only journals that have gone through a quality control check.

    DP.LA (Digital Public Library of America). Over 1.5 million ebooks from libraries, museums, and archives - some in languages other than English. "The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world." ( http://dp.la)
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    BookBoon, etc. The site does NOT support copyright infringement.
    e-Revist@s NOW ReDib
    Electronic Journals Library / Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek (EZB) This gateway offers access to thousands of full-text journals in all subject areas. It is used by a number of German universities as a gateway to their ejournal collections, but is also a useful way of accessing free online journals for non-members of these institutions. The accessibility of each is indicated by the traffic light system of different colours: green = free full-text, yellow = only accessible for users of the host institution, (for external users, there is usually access to tables of contents and abstracts), red = no access to full-text, (but usually tables of contents and abstracts are available). This resource is hosted by the Library of the University of Regensburg, Germany and presented in both English and German language versions.
    engrXiv Archive of engineering preprints
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    medical journals.
    Some journals embargo the most recent issues. For examples, the New England Journal of Medicine articles are free after six months.

    FreeTechBooks.com All the books, textbooks, and lecture notes listed in this site are "freely and legally available."
    Google Books Google Books provides full text access to books in the public domain or with permission of publishers. Some full text may not be available to users in every country. Other publishers may allow limited views or snippets of the books. Google Books also provides access to some magazines.
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Thursday, November 9

  1. page home edited ... SEARCH TOOLS List of OER search tools - Tidewater Community College Do DOI (Digital Object…
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    SEARCH TOOLS
    List of OER search tools - Tidewater Community College
    DoDOI (Digital Object Identifier) Do you have
    Try "OA paper version lookup by DOI" : oadoi.org
    BASE https://www.base-search.net/about/en/ "
    One of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic open access web resources from over 2,000 sources." Use the ADVANCED search tab and scroll down and make sure that "open access" is checked and "uncheck" non-open access and "uncheck" unknown.
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    OER MetaFinder (from George Mason University)
    Use to find open textbooks and other OER materials from sites ranging from OpenStax to Project Gutenberg

    CORE
    https://core.ac.uk/
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  2. page home edited ... BASE https://www.base-search.net/about/en/ " One of the world's most voluminous search e…
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    BASE https://www.base-search.net/about/en/ "
    One of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic open access web resources from over 2,000 sources." Use the ADVANCED search tab and scroll down and make sure that "open access" is checked and "uncheck" non-open access and "uncheck" unknown.
    Mason OER MetaFinder
    CORE
    https://core.ac.uk/
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Sunday, August 6

  1. page coursematerials edited ... OER Commons Free to use, openly licensed resources K-12 to college courses OnlineProgrammingB…
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    OER Commons Free to use, openly licensed resources K-12 to college courses
    OnlineProgrammingBooks.com "We publish details about books which are provided by publishers or authors on their websites legally and free of charge."
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    Textbook Library (Housed at University of Minnesota) The Open Textbook Library is supported by the Center for Open Education and the Open Textbook Network.
    OpenCulture. 200 Free Textbooks: A Meta Collection (Other OpenCulture lists include free courses, audio books, videos, etc.)
    OpenLearn Over 600 free online courses from The Open University (UK) [New webpage soon! December 2016]
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    OCWC OpenCourseWare Consortium of higher ed institutions providing access to free and open educational materials.
    OER Commons Free to use, openly licensed resources K-12 to college courses
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    of charge."
    Open Textbook Library

    OpenCulture. 200 Free Textbooks: A Meta Collection (Other OpenCulture lists include free courses, audio books, videos, etc.)
    OpenLearn Over 600 free online courses from The Open University (UK) [New webpage soon! December 2016]
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    Online Business & Management Journals and Reference Books
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    Community College
    Do you have a doi - a digital object identifier - for an article? Find out if the article is available open access by using OADOI.ORG
    Try "OA paper version lookup by DOI" : oadoi.org
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Friday, July 7

  1. page computer science edited ... Programming Information C++ C++ cplusplus.com http://www.cplusplus.com/ (via the Lea…
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    Programming Information
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    C++

    cplusplus.com http://www.cplusplus.com/ (via the Learning Registry http://learningregistry.org/ )
    C++ - Computer Science III Programming Paradigms http://iiscs.wssu.edu/drupal/taxonomy/term/881
    EdX.org Introduction to C++. A self-paced course. https://www.edx.org/course/introduction-c-microsoft-dev210x-1
    Freetechbooks.com This site lists free online computer science, engineering and programming books, textbooks and lecture notes, all of which are legally and freely available over the Internet.
    Winston Salem State University. Computer Science OER Portal - an extensive list of sites for OER. “The Portal offers three browsing options for finding relevant CS OER materials from over 8,000 resources. ” Includes a list of topics recommended in the ACM/IEEEcomputer science curriculum.
    http://iiscs.wssu.edu/drupal/csoer

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Wednesday, June 28

  1. page coursematerials edited ... Textbooksfree.org Lists of sites for free textbook material prepared by a Walter Antoniotti, r…
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    Textbooksfree.org Lists of sites for free textbook material prepared by a Walter Antoniotti, retired professor
    Textbooksgo.com
    Tidewater Community College. OER by discipline
    UC College Prep (open access supplemental material) no longer available?
    Univsersia. Provides Spanish and Portuguese open course ware (OCW) material.
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