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Resources After College --Open Sources l: Articles

This guide will point to sources of books, journal articles and websites that are scholarly but free and although they may need a sign-in they do not require a student or member ID.

Articles available from these sources online


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scholarly or peer-reviewed articles

Electronic resources--open access


Research Minutes is a series for undergraduate students at Cornell University covering library research topics. This segment discusses how to recognize and find scholarly journal articles.



Open source info

Open access journals

  • Are fully peer reviewed.

  • Are immediately free to access and download from ScienceDirect.

  • Permitted re-use defined by the author's choice of Creative Commons user licenses.

  • Published with CrossMark® to maintain the publication record.