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Southeastern NY Library Resources Council
Core aggregates OA materials from journals and repositories across the world.
Pubmed Central (or PMC, for short) is an archive of full-text articles relating to biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
A search engine for academic resources operated by Bielefield University Library. About 60% of the indexed documents are available via open access.
A list on Wikipedia of various research databases and search engines. The list shows which ones are free, which can be a good way to find open access materials.
State / Federal Goverment Documents
NYSLDOC includes historic digitized reports from various New York State Agencies. Some of these date back as far as the 18th century. When you click the link, choose the option "click here to login as a guest user." This will take you to the NYSLDOC homepage.
Finding NYS documents at the State Library
This page provides some additional information on how to find state documents at the New York State Library, including those materials that are not available in NYSLDOC.
Federal Government Documents
A search interface for locating official federal government publications.
A library of 60,000+ e-books, many of which are in the public domain. Users can download books or read them online.
Hathitrust provides access to millions of digitized materials, including books, documents, and manuscripts.
Directory of Open Access Books
DOAB is a directory of peer-reviewed academic books that are open access.
Online Books Library
A database of over 2 million open access books hosted by the University of Pennsylvania.
Hudson River Valley Heritage Historical Newspapers (HRVH)
Digitized, freely available newspapers from the Hudson Valley region.
NYS Historical Newspapers
A database of digitized newspapers from across New York State.
Gale OneFile: News
A database free for NY residents which provides access to many state newspapers. It includes the New York Times from 1995 on, as well as over 1,000 local newspapers. This is provided through NOVELNY. (Once you click the link, scroll down to the "newspaper" section.)
Chronicling America provides access to a searchable directory of U.S. newspapers published since 1690. It also contains some freely available digitized newspapers.
Comprehensive OA Libguide
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