Open Access Resources

Animal Biodiversity and Conservation
An international journal devoted to the study and conservation of animal biodiversity, open-access, free for authors, driven by a fast-paced editorial process that includes assessments by experts.

Biodiversity Data Journal
A community peer-reviewed, open access, comprehensive online platform, designed to accelerate publishing, dissemination and sharing of biodiversity-related data of any kind.

DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
A community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Google Books
Gives access to free full text of books.

Google Scholar
A freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines.

Nature Conservation
A peer-reviewed, open-access, rapid online journal in all aspects of nature conservation.

OAIster
Database containing digital multidisciplinary resources from open archive collections and more than 1,100 contributors worldwide.

PLOS
Choose from an array of open access peer-reviewed journals under PLOS.
PLOS Biology
PLOS Sustainability and Transformation
PLOS Climate
PLOS Water

PubMed Central
A free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine.

Project Gutenberg
An online library of free books.