Open Educational Resources (OER)

Open Educational Resources (OER) are learning, teaching and research materials in any format and medium that reside in the public domain or are under copyright that have been released under an open license, that permit no-cost access, re-use, re-purpose, adaptation and redistribution by others.

E-Resource Description Access Link
arXiv A preprint server open to anyone. It hosts more than two million scholarly articles mainly in eight subject areas- Physics, Maths, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering & systems Click Here
bioRxiv It is an open access online archive and distribution service for unpublished preprints in the life sciences. Click Here
CiteSeerX CiteSeerX is a public search engine and digital library for scientific and academic papers, primarily in the fields of computer and information science. Click Here
Indian Patent Search It is a search facility of patents approved by Govt of India. Click Here
INFOPORT A Subject Gateway for Indian scholarly content. This gateway selectively catalogues online resources of Indian origin on diversified subjects available in open access through an elaborate process of testing and evaluation. InfoPort is indexed subjectwise and arranged alphabetically. Click Here
National Digital Library of India (NDLI) National Digital Library (NDL) have a huge collection of learning resources (textbook, audio and video contents) for primary to PG level students. You can read online or download the documents from anywhere. Register in NDL with your IIT (ISM) email ID and explore this enormous knowledge treasure. Click Here
Newspapers It is a directory of online Newspapers of the World. Click Here
OAIster (WorldCat) OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records that represent open access resources. Click Here
Project Gutenberg An online library of free eBooks. Click Here
PsyArXiv A free archive of preprints, working manuscripts, and postprints in the psychological sciences. ‘PsyArXiv’ does not perform peer review. Instead, it uses a basic moderation process to ensure submissions are relevant to psychology. Click Here
SocArXiv It is an online paper server for the social sciences, created by sociologists, librarians, and open science advocates. Click Here
World Wide Science A global Science gateway that offers federated searching across over 100 scientific and technical databases from more than 70 countries. Click Here
DOAJ DOAJ is a unique and extensive index of diverse open access journals from around the world, driven by a growing community, committed to ensuring quality content is freely available online for everyone. Click Here
 OpenDOAR OpenDOAR is the quality-assured, global Directory of Open Access Repositories. You can search and browse through thousands of registered repositories based on a range of features, such as location, software or type of material held. Click Here
DOAB DOAB is a community-driven discovery service that indexes and provides access to scholarly, peer-reviewed open access books and helps users to find trusted open access book publishers. Click Here
 OALib OALib provides the technical means for “every publishing scholar in every field and country” in accordance with the “recommendations for the next 10 years” (expressed for the time up to 2022) of the Budapest Open Access Initiative for the gold and the green Open Access strategy. As such OALib is a “one stop shop”. Click Here

The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). We support electronic publishing and open access to scholarship in order to enhance the sharing of knowledge worldwide.

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 OKR The World Bank is the largest single source of development knowledge. The World Bank Open Knowledge Repository (OKR) is The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products. Click Here
EBSCO Open Dissertations With EBSCO Open Dissertations, institutions and students are offered an innovative approach to driving additional traffic to ETDs in institutional repositories. Our goal is to help make their students’ theses and dissertations as widely visible and cited as possible. Click Here
AMS free eBooks The American Mathematical Society is an association of professional mathematicians dedicated to the interests of mathematical research and scholarship. Click Here
 Bookboon Bookboon works with industry-leading experts and academics to create high-quality textbooks and business e-books. Bookboon’s free textbooks for students. Click Here
IntechOpen IntechOpen are leaders in open access science publishing, with over 3900 peer reviewed books available across all STEM fields. Click Here
 JSTOR Open Access

JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million journal articlesbooksimages, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.

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Free Management Books I has over 100 free eBooks, templates & checklists to help the readers. Click Here
Taylor & Francis Open Access It provides the  full open access journals to make research freely and permanently available.  
SpringerOpen SpringerOpen, launched in June 2010, includes Springer’s portfolio of 200+ peer-reviewed fully open access journals across all areas of science. Click Here
 BMC BMC has an evolving portfolio of some 300 peer-reviewed journals, sharing discoveries from research communities in science, technology, engineering and medicine. Click Here