Open Access

John Harris Library subscribes to the following open access databases which have been reviewed and considered useful for staff and students. A click will take you to the website to enable you search.

S/NName of DatabaseBrief Introduction
Elsevier is a leader in information and analytics for customers across the global research and health ecosystems. Elsevier is a multidisciplinary databases which helps researchers and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society.
 Explore Taylor & Francis’s full open access journals and platforms, where every new article is published gold open access.

 Explore millions of articles from nearly 2,000 journals and thousands of Open Access ebooks from top scholarly publishers, including Brill, Cornell University Press, De Gruyter, and University of California Press through here

Explore a wide range of open access journals and books of Architecture/Design,  Biomedicine, Business and Management, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Energy, Engineering, Environment, Geography, History, Law, Life Sciences, Materials Science, Mathematics, Medicine & Public Health, Physics, Psychology, Science, Humanities and Social Sciences and multidisciplinary. Click here
 Thieme is a publisher in the medical field. It is the gateway to the Open Access journal content from the Thieme Group. It covers articles published under creative commons licenses (full OA journals and hybrid/transformative journals). All Open Access content is available freely online, increasing the visibility, usage, and impact of your work. The Open Access journals are subject to rigorous, independent peer review ensuring all articles meet the same high quality of editorial, author and production services you expect from Thieme.
African Journals OnLine (AJOL) is an online service to provide access to African-published research, and increase worldwide knowledge of indigenous scholarship.
Open Access journals whose content is freely available to readers at Lund University Library
 DOAJ – Directory of Open Access Journals 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 freely available online.
Open Access Library 
Sabinet African Journals 
Dergi ParkEnvironmental Sciences , Food Science and Technology, Engineering, Multidisciplinary Sciences, Basic Sciences, Medicine, Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture
Sciendo, Pharmacy, General Interest, Linguistics and Semiotics Materials Sciences Arts Industrial Chemistry Medicine Mathematics Geosciences Law Theology and Religion Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies Computer Sciences Cultural Studies History Literary Studies Architecture and Design Chemistry Philosophy Social Sciences Sports and Recreation Library and Information Science, BookStudies Life Sciences Jewish Studies Engineering Physics Business and Economics