Free and Open Access Resources


Free and Open Access Resources

The information portals/resources listed below are freely available on the web. Therefore, you can access them from anywhere anytime at your own convenience. All the resources are academic in nature and can be very helpful in your academic pursuits. Feel free to make most of these resources.

Name of the Portal

Uniform Resource Locator

Government College of Education Library (Srinagar)

[Customised as per the subjects taught in the college]

Project Gutenberg

Directory of open access journals

Directory ofOpen Access Books

National Digital Library of India

International Children’s Digital Library

EPG Pathshala

VidyaMitra (integrated E-content Portal)

Hathi trust Digital Library

Open Text Books Library

Shodhganga- a reservoir of Indian theses

Open Access Theses and Dissertations

Springer Open Journals

LibriVox – Audio Books

Book Boon

ROAR: Registry of Open Access Repository


BASE - Bielefeld Academic Search Engine

Digital Public Library of America

International Institute of Social Studies - Free Scholarly Resources

Open Humanities Press

Open Library (Internet Archive)

Sage Open

Springer Open

Taylor & Francis Open Journals


Open Educational Resources Commons

Open Textbook Library