Navigating Scientific and Technical Literature


List of Open Access Resources

Preprint Repositories

The link below provides a comprehensive listing of currently available preprint repositories. Preprints are copies of technical papers that are submitted by the authors, and have usually not been subjected to peer review.

Open Access Journals

Directory of Open Access Journals is a website that provides a searchable listing of open access journals.

Open Access Powerpoint Presentation

The link below is to a presentation that describes open access technical literature, sources and concepts behind different types of open access publications.