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Open Access: Additional Resources

This guide presents information regarding practical issues surrounding Open Access including the benefits of open access, securing author rights, strategies for releasing work as open access, and how the Vanderbilt Library can help.

Resources

• Open Access Scholarly Information Sourcebook (OASIS)
      http://www.openoasis.org/
• Open Access Directory
      http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Main_Page
• Open Access Tracking Project - community contributed content about open access developments
      http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/OA_tracking_project
• Peter Suber’s Open Access Overview
      http://legacy.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/overview.htm
• Peter Suber’s A Very Brief Introduction to Open Access
      http://legacy.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/brief.htm
• Open access journals with impact factor scores
      http://library.tue.nl/catalog/OAImpact.csp
• OAIster: search open access content
      http://oaister.worldcat.org/
• Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ): search journal list and articles from open access journals
      http://doaj.org/
• SHERPA/RoMEO: database of journal and publisher self-archiving policies
      http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/
• ROARMAP: Registry of Open Access Repositories Mandatory Archiving Policies
      http://roarmap.eprints.org/
• SHERPA/JULIET : Research funders' open access policies
      http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/juliet/index.php?la=en