Top 20 Scientific Research Resources

Nov, 10, 2017

Scientific papers and journals are vital resources for students and academics pursuing research in their respective fields. Often there is a need to access journals beyond what is available in the university library and that is where e-libraries come into play. Boasting thousands of journals and research papers on a variety of subjects, these sources provide students and academics with the material that they need. Here we have listed a collection of the best such resources from where you can access a vast collection of scientific journals and research papers.

  1. Explore scientific, technical, and medical research on ScienceDirect. Search for peer-reviewed journals, articles, book chapters and open access content.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/

  1. PubMed comprises more than 27 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed

  1. HAL is an open archive where authors can deposit scholarly documents from all academic fields.

https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/

  1. Cornell University Library: Open access to 1,285,789 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics

https://arxiv.org/

  1. Open access library: Free Access to 4,228,336 Academic Articles

http://www.oalib.com/

  1. Get full access to thousands of medical journals covering all branches of medicine.

http://www.freemedicaljournals.com/

  1. Get access to the latest scientific journals and articles

http://ibimapublishing.com/journals/journal-of-research-developments-in-chemistry/

  1. The Horizon Reserarch Publication Corporation offers journals and papers on everything from Engineering to Agriculture.

http://www.hrpub.org/journals/journal_subject.php

  1. Access the latest science journals and research papers on Scrip.

http://www.scirp.org/journal/ojpc/

  1. DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

https://doaj.org/

  1. NASA: The STI Program is a critical component in the worldwide activity of scientific and technical aerospace research and development

https://www.sti.nasa.gov/

  1. PLOS gives you access to a wide variety of scientific journals and research papers

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/

  1. IDEAS is the largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics having thousands of journals and available freely on the Internet

https://ideas.repec.org/

  1. World’s largest Science, Technology & Medicine Open Access book publisher.

https://www.intechopen.com/

  1. Open access site for journals from materials, applied sciences to sensors and toxins.

http://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijerph

  1. eLife is an open-access journal that publishes promising research in the life and biomedical sciences

https://elifesciences.org/

  1. This site offers free access to journals for users from developing economies.

http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/devecon.dtl

  1. Journals, books and case studies - a library of real-world research at your fingertips

http://www.emeraldinsight.com/

  1. The Biodiversity Heritage Library improves research methodology by collaboratively making biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community.

http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/

  1. This website links several individual journal sources on the basis of the subject.

http://www.e-journals.org/