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* Related lists in OAD:  [[Data repositories]].
 
* Related lists in OAD:  [[Data repositories]].
  
* For news about disciplinary repositories, including some newly launched repositories not yet listed here, follow the [http://tagteam.harvard.edu/hubs/3/tag/oa.repositories.disciplinary oa.repositories.disciplinary] tag of the [[OA tracking project|OA Tracking Project]].
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* For news about disciplinary repositories, including some newly launched repositories not yet listed here, follow the [http://tagteam.harvard.edu/hubs/3/tag/oa.repositories.disciplinary oa.repositories.disciplinary] tag of the [http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/hoap/Open_Access_Tracking_Project Open Access Tracking Project].
  
 
* Alphabetical by field.
 
* Alphabetical by field.
  
[[Category:Lists about repositories]]
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[[Category:Lists about repositories]] [[Category:Tools for OA]]
  
 
== Agriculture ==
 
== Agriculture ==
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* [http://220.227.138.214:8080/dspace/ DSpice@ISSR]. From the [http://www.spices.res.in/ ISSR (Indian Institute of Spices Research)].  
 
* [http://220.227.138.214:8080/dspace/ DSpice@ISSR]. From the [http://www.spices.res.in/ ISSR (Indian Institute of Spices Research)].  
  
* [http://oar.icrisat.org/ ICRISAT (International Crops Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics) Open Access Repository. From the [http://www.icrisat.org/ ICRISAT].
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* [http://oar.icrisat.org/ ICRISAT]. International Crops Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics Open Access Repository. From the [http://www.icrisat.org/ ICRISAT].
  
 
* [http://www.infoteca.cnptia.embrapa.br/ Infoteca-e]. The collections comprise self-edited materials such as books for technology transfer, primers, radio and television programs with information related to the several areas of expertise. Appropriate language is used to ensure that farmers, extensionists, agricultural technicians, students and teachers from rural schools, cooperatives and other sectors of agricultural production are able to assimilate information more easily and, as a result, to appropriate themselves of the technologies developed by Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa). From the [http://www.embrapa.br/ Embrapa].
 
* [http://www.infoteca.cnptia.embrapa.br/ Infoteca-e]. The collections comprise self-edited materials such as books for technology transfer, primers, radio and television programs with information related to the several areas of expertise. Appropriate language is used to ensure that farmers, extensionists, agricultural technicians, students and teachers from rural schools, cooperatives and other sectors of agricultural production are able to assimilate information more easily and, as a result, to appropriate themselves of the technologies developed by Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa). From the [http://www.embrapa.br/ Embrapa].
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* ''Also see'' medicine.
 
* ''Also see'' medicine.
  
* [http://precedings.nature.com Nature Precedings]. Documents in bioinformatics, genetics, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, ecology, and several other subjects.
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* [http://animalstudiesrepository.org/ Animal Studies Repository] (ASR). By the [http://www.humanesociety.org/about/departments/hsisp/ Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy] (HSISP).  
  
* [http://dodtes.nbii.gov/portal/server.pt Threatened and Endangered Species Document Repository]. From the US [http://www.defenselink.mil/ Department of Defense] (DoD), and limited to research on threatened and endangered species on the 30 million acres of land under DoD stewardship.
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* [http://biorxiv.org/ bioRxiv] The preprint server for biology. Operated by [http://www.cshl.edu/ Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory].
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* [http://precedings.nature.com Nature Precedings].  Documents in bioinformatics, genetics, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, ecology, and several other subjects.
  
 
* [http://plazi.org:8080/dspace/ Plazi].  On taxonomic research.  From [http://plazi.org/ Plazi].
 
* [http://plazi.org:8080/dspace/ Plazi].  On taxonomic research.  From [http://plazi.org/ Plazi].
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* [http://dodtes.nbii.gov/portal/server.pt Threatened and Endangered Species Document Repository].  From the US [http://www.defenselink.mil/ Department of Defense] (DoD), and limited to research on threatened and endangered species on the 30 million acres of land under DoD stewardship.
  
 
== Business ==
 
== Business ==
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* [http://hal.inria.fr/ HAL INRIA]. In French.
 
* [http://hal.inria.fr/ HAL INRIA]. In French.
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* [http://vixra.org/ Vixra] - Policy: English. Digital Signal Processing, Data Structures and Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence.
  
 
== Cryptology ==
 
== Cryptology ==
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== Earth science ==
 
== Earth science ==
  
* [http://www.earth-prints.org/ Earth Prints]. All languages.  Fields:  Atmosphere, cryosphere, hydrosphere, solid Earth, Earth sciences in general.
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* [http://www.earthchem.org/ EarthChem] Geosciences, with a focus on geochemical, geochronological, and petrological data. Hosted at the [http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/ Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory] at Columbia University.
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* [http://www.earth-prints.org/ Earth Prints]. Focuses on atmosphere, cryosphere, hydrosphere, solid Earth, and Earth sciences in general. All languages.
  
 
* [http://134.76.163.148:8080/dspace/?layout=geoleo GEO-LEO].  English, German, etc., but only publications from the German speaking area.
 
* [http://134.76.163.148:8080/dspace/?layout=geoleo GEO-LEO].  English, German, etc., but only publications from the German speaking area.
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* [http://www.economistsonline.org/home Economists Online].  From the [http://www.nereus4economics.info/ Nereus consortium]. Info July 2013: Economists Online will close it's service by the end of this year.
 
* [http://www.economistsonline.org/home Economists Online].  From the [http://www.nereus4economics.info/ Nereus consortium]. Info July 2013: Economists Online will close it's service by the end of this year.
 
* [http://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/ Munich RePEc Personal Archive].  All languages.  "The topic should relate to economics, including the contiguous historical, social, and behavioral sciences and statistical as well as mathematical methods related to economics."
 
  
 
* [http://www.econstor.eu EconStor].  The repository focuses on Publications from Germany, mainly from institutions, but also from single authors.
 
* [http://www.econstor.eu EconStor].  The repository focuses on Publications from Germany, mainly from institutions, but also from single authors.
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* [http://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/ Munich RePEc Personal Archive].  All languages.  "The topic should relate to economics, including the contiguous historical, social, and behavioral sciences and statistical as well as mathematical methods related to economics."
  
 
== Education 1 (Research) ==  
 
== Education 1 (Research) ==  
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== Engineering ==
 
== Engineering ==
  
* [http://trs-new.jpl.nasa.gov/dspace/ BEACON eSpace]. From the [http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ JEP Propulsion Laboratory] at [http://www.caltech.edu/ The California Institute of Technology].  
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* [http://trs-new.jpl.nasa.gov/dspace/ BEACON eSpace]. From the [http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ JEP Propulsion Laboratory] at [http://www.caltech.edu/ The California Institute of Technology].
  
* [http://www.crystallography.net/ Crystallography Open Database].  
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* [http://www.crystallography.net/ Crystallography Open Database].
  
* [http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/ ePrints Soton]. From the University of Southampton].
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* [https://osf.io/view/engrxiv/ engrXiv] Temporary home for engrXiv PrePrints, hosted by the Open Science Framework (OSF).
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* [http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/ ePrints Soton]. From the [https://www.southampton.ac.uk/ University of Southampton].
  
 
== Environmental science ==
 
== Environmental science ==
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* [http://litilaw.lexbe.com/ LitiLaw].  From [http://www.lexbe.com/ Lexbe].
 
* [http://litilaw.lexbe.com/ LitiLaw].  From [http://www.lexbe.com/ Lexbe].
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* [http://http://www.isde.us/global-sports-law-columbia-university-companion-program// sportLaw ISDE].  From [http://www.isde.us/ ISDE]
  
 
== Library and information science ==
 
== Library and information science ==
  
* [http://www.eln.bc.ca/irl/ ALPS Link Community Portal].  Shareable library instructional materials. Based in British Columbia, Canada.
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* [http://eprints.rclis.org/ E-LIS].  International in scope. All languages. Abstracts in English.
  
* [http://dlist.sir.arizona.edu/ DList]. English.
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* [http://drtc.isibang.ac.in/ldl/handle/1849/1/  LDL: Librarians' Digital Library]. English and Indic Scripts. Based at DRTC, Bangalore, India
  
* [http://eprints.rclis.org/ E-LIS].  All languages.  Abstracts in English.
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* [http://dlist.sir.arizona.edu/ DList].  English. As of 2013, DLIST is temporarily closed to new submissions.
  
* [https://drtc.isibang.ac.in/handle/1849/1  LDL: Librarians' Digital Library]. Exclusive Open Access Repository on LIS. English and Indic Scripts. DRTC, Bangalore, India
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* [http://www.eln.bc.ca/irl/ ALPS Link Community Portal]. Shareable library instructional materials / learning objects. Based in British Columbia, Canada.
  
 
== Linguistics ==
 
== Linguistics ==
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* [http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz LingBuzz]. English
 
* [http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz LingBuzz]. English
  
* [http://oaob.nitrkl.ac.in/ OAOB (Open Access to Oriya books)].
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* [http://oaob.nitrkl.ac.in/ OAOB (Open Access to Oriya books)]
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* [http://semanticsarchive.net/ semanticsarchive.net]. "For exchanging papers of interest to natural language semanticists and philosophers of language."
  
 
== Literature ==
 
== Literature ==
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* ''Also see'' computer science.
 
* ''Also see'' computer science.
  
* ''Also see'' the AMS [http://www.ams.org/global-preprints/ Directory of Mathematics Preprint and e-Print Servers].
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* ''Also see'' [http://www.mathontheweb.org/mathweb/mi-preprints.html Mathematics Preprint Servers].
  
 
* [http://arxiv.org/ Arxiv].  Fields:  Physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, and statistics.
 
* [http://arxiv.org/ Arxiv].  Fields:  Physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, and statistics.
  
 
* [http://www.logicforum.org/ The Logic Forum].
 
* [http://www.logicforum.org/ The Logic Forum].
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* [http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/raag/ Real Algebraic and Analytic Geometry] (RAAG). Preprint server for recent developments in real algebraic and analytic geometry theory. Hosted by the University of Manchester [http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/ School of Mathematics].
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* [http://vixra.org/ Vixra] - Physics, mathematics, computational science, biology, chemistry, humanities, academics. Policy in English.
  
 
== Medicine ==
 
== Medicine ==
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* [http://arxiv.org/ arXiv]. From [http://www.library.cornell.edu/ Cornell University Library].   
 
* [http://arxiv.org/ arXiv]. From [http://www.library.cornell.edu/ Cornell University Library].   
  
* [http://www.comunidadandina.org/bda/ Biblioteca Digital Andina]. An Andean community initiative.  
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* [http://www.comunidadandina.org/bda/ Biblioteca Digital Andina]. An Andean community initiative.
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* [https://commons.mla.org/core/ CORE!] (Commons Open Repository Exchange). A "a library-quality repository for sharing, discovering, retrieving, and archiving digital work." By [https://commons.mla.org/ MLA Commons].
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* [http://dloc.com/ The Digital Library of the Caribbean].  
  
 
* [http://dspace.mit.edu/ DSpace@MIT].  
 
* [http://dspace.mit.edu/ DSpace@MIT].  
  
* [http://www.egyankosh.ac.in/ eGyanKosh]. From [http://www.ignou.ac.in/ The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)].  
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* [http://www.egyankosh.ac.in/ eGyanKosh]. From [http://www.ignou.ac.in/ The Indira Gandhi National Open University] (IGNOU).  
  
* [http://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/?langue=en HAL]. From France's [http://www.cnrs.fr/ Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique] (CNRS). (HAL =  Hyper Articles en Ligne, Hyper Article on Line.)
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* [http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/thematic-areas/ Global Open Access Portal]. Listings of major open access repositories, searchable by discipline and geographic region. (See its [http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/thematic-areas/multidisciplinary/ Multidisciplinary subsection]).  
  
* [http://libros.metabiblioteca.org Iniciativa Metabiblioteca] Biblioteca Digital de Libros de Acceso Abierto.
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* [http://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/?langue=en Hyper Articles en Ligne] (HAL) (Hyper Articles Online).  From France's [http://www.cnrs.fr/ Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique] (CNRS). In French and English.
  
* [http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/thematic-areas/ Global Open Access Portal]. Listings of major open access repositories, searchable by disciple and geographic region. (See its [http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/thematic-areas/multidisciplinary/ Multidisciplinary subsection]).  
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* [http://libros.metabiblioteca.org Iniciativa Metabiblioteca] (MetaBibilioteca Initiative). Biblioteca Digital de Libros de Acceso Abierto (Digital Library of Open Access Books). In Spanish and English.
  
 
* [http://www.issuelab.org/ IssueLab].  For research by non-profit organizations, in any field.
 
* [http://www.issuelab.org/ IssueLab].  For research by non-profit organizations, in any field.
  
* [http://www.latindex.unam.mx/ Latindex]. "A regional network with participation of national focal points in 18 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean."
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* [http://www.latindex.unam.mx/ Latindex]. "A regional network with participation of national focal points in 18 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean." In Spanish.
  
 
* [http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/ LSE Research Online]. From the [http://www.lse.ac.uk/home.aspx/ London School of Economics and Political Science].  
 
* [http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/ LSE Research Online]. From the [http://www.lse.ac.uk/home.aspx/ London School of Economics and Political Science].  
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* [http://www.manioc.org/ MANIOC]. A scientific and cultural open access repository specializing on the Caribbean, the Amazon, the Guyana Plateau. From the [http://www.univ-ag.fr/fr/index.html/ University of Antilles-Guiana].
 
* [http://www.manioc.org/ MANIOC]. A scientific and cultural open access repository specializing on the Caribbean, the Amazon, the Guyana Plateau. From the [http://www.univ-ag.fr/fr/index.html/ University of Antilles-Guiana].
  
* [http://nopr.niscair.res.in/ NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository].  
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* [http://nopr.niscair.res.in/ NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository]. Multilingual.
  
* [http://opensigle.inist.fr/ OpenSIGLE] (Open System for Information on Grey Literature in Europe). From [http://www.inist.fr/index_en.php Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique]. (INIST).  Some contents are just bibliographic citations, and some (about 200 conference preprints on grey literature) are full texts.
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* [http://opendoar.org/ OpenDOAR] (The Directory of Open Access Repositories). Searches can be limited to disciplinary repositories.
  
* [http://periodica.unam.mx/F?func=find-b-0&local_base=per01/ PERIÓDICA ((Indice de Revistas Latinoamericanas en Ciencia/Sciences)]. From [http://www.unam.mx/ Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México].
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* [http://opensigle.inist.fr/ OpenSIGLE] (Open System for Information on Grey Literature in Europe). From [http://www.inist.fr/index_en.php Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique] (INIST).  Some contents are just bibliographic citations, and some (about 200 conference preprints on grey literature) are full texts.
  
 
* [http://fbc.pionier.net.pl/owoc?action=ChangeLanguageAction&language=en Polish Digital Library Federation] Polish Network of digital libraries, open content from all fields.
 
* [http://fbc.pionier.net.pl/owoc?action=ChangeLanguageAction&language=en Polish Digital Library Federation] Polish Network of digital libraries, open content from all fields.
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* [http://www.weitzenegger.de/content/?p=16851/ Poverty Research Archive]. Search engine for materials about poverty research and reduction. Provided by [http://www.weitzenegger.de/content/ Karsten Weitzenegger Consulting].
 
* [http://www.weitzenegger.de/content/?p=16851/ Poverty Research Archive]. Search engine for materials about poverty research and reduction. Provided by [http://www.weitzenegger.de/content/ Karsten Weitzenegger Consulting].
  
* [http://dloc.com/ The Digital Library of the Caribbean].  
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* [http://www.preprints.org/ Preprints - The Multidisciplinary Preprint Platform].  
  
* [http://www.redalyc.org/ Redalyc (Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal)].  
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* [http://www.redalyc.org/ Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal] (Redalyc). In Spanish and English.
  
* [http://www.scielo.org/php/index.php?lang=en/ Scielo].  
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* [https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/ World Bank Open Knowledge Repository]. Created by [http://www.worldbank.org/ World Bank].
 
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* [https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/ World Bank: Open Knowledge Repository].  
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* [http://www.zenodo.org/ Zenodo]. Open content from all fields of the sciences.
 
* [http://www.zenodo.org/ Zenodo]. Open content from all fields of the sciences.
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== Neuroscience ==
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* [http://www.nitrc.org/ Neuroimaging Informatics Tools and Resources Clearinghouse (NITRC)]. Collaboratory for science researchers that need resources such as neuroimaging analysis software, publicly available data sets, or computing power.
  
 
== Nuclear Sciences ==
 
== Nuclear Sciences ==
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* [http://sammelpunkt.philo.at:8080 Sammelpunkt. Elektronisch archivierte Theorie].  German, English, etc.
 
* [http://sammelpunkt.philo.at:8080 Sammelpunkt. Elektronisch archivierte Theorie].  German, English, etc.
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* [http://semanticsarchive.net/ semanticsarchive.net]. "For exchanging papers of interest to natural language semanticists and philosophers of language."
  
 
== Physics ==
 
== Physics ==
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* [http://www.nanoarchive.org/ Nano Archive].  From the [http://www.icpc-nanonet.org/ ICPCNanoNet] project.
 
* [http://www.nanoarchive.org/ Nano Archive].  From the [http://www.icpc-nanonet.org/ ICPCNanoNet] project.
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* [http://vixra.org/ Vixra] - Policy: English. Fields: Physics, mathematics, computational science, biology, chemistry, humanities, academics.
  
 
== Political science ==
 
== Political science ==
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== Psychology ==
 
== Psychology ==
  
* [http://htpprints.yorku.ca/ HTP Prints]. Fields:  history and theory of psychology. Languages:  all languages
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* [http://htpprints.yorku.ca/ HTP Prints]. History and theory of psychology. All languages.
  
* [http://psydok.sulb.uni-saarland.de/ PsyDok]. German and English
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* [https://osf.io/view/psyarxiv/ PsyArXiv]. Temporary home for PsyArXiv PrePrints, hosted by the [https://osf.io/ Open Science Framework] (OSF). English.
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* [http://psydok.sulb.uni-saarland.de/ PsyDok]. German and English.
  
 
== Public policy research ==
 
== Public policy research ==
  
 
* [http://www.policyarchive.org/ PolicyArchive].  From the [http://www.cgs.org/ Center for Government Studies] and [http://www.ulib.iupui.edu/ IUPUI University Library].
 
* [http://www.policyarchive.org/ PolicyArchive].  From the [http://www.cgs.org/ Center for Government Studies] and [http://www.ulib.iupui.edu/ IUPUI University Library].
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* [http://www.neliti.com/ Neliti].  From the [http://www.perpusnas.go.id/ National Library of Indonesia].
  
 
== Regional studies ==
 
== Regional studies ==
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== Sciences in general ==
 
== Sciences in general ==
  
* [http://worldwidescience.org/index.html/ World Wide Science].  
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* [http://periodica.unam.mx/F?func=find-b-0&local_base=per01/ PERIÓDICA]. Latin American Index of Science Journals (Indice de Revistas Latinoamericanas en Ciencia/Sciences). From [http://www.unam.mx/ Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México]. In Spanish.
  
* [http://repository.ias.ac.in/ Indian Academy of Sciences].  
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* [http://repository.ias.ac.in/ Publications of IAS Fellows]. From the [http://www.ias.ac.in/ Indian Academy of Sciences] (IAS).
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* [http://www.rsc.org/Chemical-Sciences-Repository/articles/ Chemical Sciences Article Repository]. By the [http://www.rsc.org/ Royal Society of Chemistry].
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* [http://www.scielo.org/php/index.php?lang=en/ Scientific Electronic Library Online] (SciELO). In Portuguese, Spanish, and English.
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* [http://worldwidescience.org/index.html/ World Wide Science]. Developed and maintained by the [https://www.osti.gov/ Office of Science and Technical Information] (OSTI). Multilingual options.
  
 
== Social sciences in general ==
 
== Social sciences in general ==
  
* [http://clase.unam.mx/F?func=find-b-0&local_base=cla01/ CLASE (Citas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades/Social Sciences and Humanities)]. From [http://www.unam.mx/ Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México].
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* [http://clase.unam.mx/F?func=find-b-0&local_base=cla01/ Citas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades/Social Sciences and Humanities] (CLASE). From [http://www.unam.mx/ Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México].
  
 
* [http://biblioteca.clacso.edu.ar CLACSO´s Latin America and the Caribbean Social Sciences Digital Repository]. Contents mainly in Spanish and Portuguese, from a network of 230 social science institutions of 21 countries from the region.
 
* [http://biblioteca.clacso.edu.ar CLACSO´s Latin America and the Caribbean Social Sciences Digital Repository]. Contents mainly in Spanish and Portuguese, from a network of 230 social science institutions of 21 countries from the region.
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* [http://www.ssoar.info/ Social Science Open Access Repository] (SSOAR). Limited to German authors publishing in German and other languages.
 
* [http://www.ssoar.info/ Social Science Open Access Repository] (SSOAR). Limited to German authors publishing in German and other languages.
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== Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity ==
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* [http://sportrxiv.org/ SportRχiv -- The Subject Repository for Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity-Related Research ].
  
 
== Technology in general ==
 
== Technology in general ==
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* [http://eprints.qut.edu.au/ QUT (Queensland University of Technology ) Eprints]. From [http://www.qut.edu.au/ Queensland University of Technology].
 
* [http://eprints.qut.edu.au/ QUT (Queensland University of Technology ) Eprints]. From [http://www.qut.edu.au/ Queensland University of Technology].
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== See also ==
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* [https://query.wikidata.org/embed.html#%23Disciplinary%20repositories%20%28online%20archives%20containing%20works%20or%20data%20in%20particular%20subject%20area%29%0A%23defaultView%3ATable%0ASELECT%20%3Fdisciplinary_repository%20%3Fdisciplinary_repositoryLabel%20%3Finception%20WHERE%20%7B%0A%20%20SERVICE%20wikibase%3Alabel%20%7B%20bd%3AserviceParam%20wikibase%3Alanguage%20%22%5BAUTO_LANGUAGE%5D%2Cen%22.%20%7D%0A%20%20%3Fdisciplinary_repository%20wdt%3AP31%20wd%3AQ5281480.%0A%20%20OPTIONAL%20%7B%20%3Fdisciplinary_repository%20wdt%3AP571%20%3Finception.%20%7D%0A%7D List of disciplinary repositories] in Wikidata.

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  • This is a list of OA disciplinary respositories (also called central or subject repositories). Unless otherwise noted, they accept relevant deposits regardless of the author's institutional affiliation.
  • When possible, please indicate the institution hosting or maintaining the repository. If a repository only accepts submissions in certain languages, please indicate the languages. If a repository is open in some respects but not others, please include it with an annotation rather than exclude it.
  • Alphabetical by field.

Agriculture

  • ICRISAT. International Crops Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics Open Access Repository. From the ICRISAT.
  • Infoteca-e. The collections comprise self-edited materials such as books for technology transfer, primers, radio and television programs with information related to the several areas of expertise. Appropriate language is used to ensure that farmers, extensionists, agricultural technicians, students and teachers from rural schools, cooperatives and other sectors of agricultural production are able to assimilate information more easily and, as a result, to appropriate themselves of the technologies developed by Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa). From the Embrapa.

Anthropology

  • Mana'o. A repository for anthropology of the Asia-Pacific region, hosted by the the Department of Anthropology at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa.

Architecture and Civil Engineering

Arts

Art history

  • ART-Dok. German, English, French etc.

Astrophysics

Biology / Life sciences

  • Also see medicine.
  • Nature Precedings. Documents in bioinformatics, genetics, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, ecology, and several other subjects.

Business

  • EconStor. The repository focuses on Publications from Germany, mainly from institutions, but also from single authors.

Classics

  • Also see literature.
  • PropylaeumDOK. German, English etc. Fields: Egyptology, ancient history, classical archaeology, classical philology, prehistoric archaeology.

Cognitive science

Computer science

  • Also see mathematics.
  • CiteSeerx. Successor to CiteSeer. From Lee Giles. (The original CiteSeer was from Giles, Steve Lawrence, and Kurt Bollacker.)
  • Vixra - Policy: English. Digital Signal Processing, Data Structures and Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence.

Cryptology

Development

Digital preservation

Earth science

  • Earth Prints. Focuses on atmosphere, cryosphere, hydrosphere, solid Earth, and Earth sciences in general. All languages.
  • GEO-LEO. English, German, etc., but only publications from the German speaking area.

Economics

  • EconStor. The repository focuses on Publications from Germany, mainly from institutions, but also from single authors.
  • Munich RePEc Personal Archive. All languages. "The topic should relate to economics, including the contiguous historical, social, and behavioral sciences and statistical as well as mathematical methods related to economics."

Education 1 (Research)

(This is a list of repositories for research in the field of education. For repositories of open educational resources, see Education 2, below.)

  • African Higher Education Research Online. English. African Higher Education Research Online (AHERO) is an open access archive of texts that focus on the study, practice and governance of higher education in Africa.
  • OER Research. A repository for research on open educational resources (OERs). Accepts submissions "in just about every language" (Personal Mail, November 8, 2008). From IssueLab and the Hewlett Foundation.
  • TeLearn. Multilingual. TeLearn is a multidisciplinary and multilingual open archive on technology enhanced learning (TEL). It was launched late 2006 by the Kaleidoscope European Network of Excellence (EC funded project of the 6th R&D framework programme).

Education 2 (OER)

(This is a list of repositories for open educational resources. Also see the OAD list of OER lists, in our section of Lists maintained by others. For repositories for research in the field of education, see Education 1, above.)

  • MERLOT (Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching).
  • JorumOpen. Open educational resources from the UK.
  • Pedocs. German educational portal.

Energy

Engineering

  • engrXiv Temporary home for engrXiv PrePrints, hosted by the Open Science Framework (OSF).

Environmental science

  • GreenFILE. From EBSCO. Some texts are scholarly and some are not. Some are just OA abstracts and some are OA full-texts.

German Literature and Language

Humanitarian aid

Humanities in general

  • Hprints. All languages. A division of HAL focusing on the humanities.
  • HAL-SHS. All languages. A division of HAL focusing on the humanities and social sciences.

Law

  • Also see SSRN under Social sciences, below.

Library and information science

  • E-LIS. International in scope. All languages. Abstracts in English.
  • DList. English. As of 2013, DLIST is temporarily closed to new submissions.

Linguistics

  • semanticsarchive.net. "For exchanging papers of interest to natural language semanticists and philosophers of language."

Literature

  • Also see classics.

Marine science

  • Aquatic Commons. The fresh- and brackish-water counterpart to OceanDocs, below. (From the same agencies?)
  • Avano. Harvesting many marine science repositories for OAI-based cross-archive searching. From L'Ifremer (Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer, or the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea).
  • Archimer (Archive Institutionnelle de l'Ifremer). From L'Ifremer (Institut français de recherche pour l'exploitation de la mer, or the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea).

Mathematics

  • Also see computer science.
  • Arxiv. Fields: Physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, and statistics.
  • Vixra - Physics, mathematics, computational science, biology, chemistry, humanities, academics. Policy in English.

Medicine

  • Also see biology / life sciences.
  • Open Medical Abstracts. OMA is an Open Access-exclusive abstracting service covering all areas of medical sciences (e.g., Psychiatry, Neurology, Physiology, Dentistry, etc.) only Open Access materials from peer-reviewed journals are included. The service is provided free-of-charge and the database is updated quarterly.
  • OpenMED@NIC. All languages (non-English documents must have metadata, abstract and keywords in English). Fields: "Medical and Allied Sciences including Bio-Medical, Medical Informatics, Dental, Nursing and Pharmaceutical Sciences".

Meteorology

Multidisciplinary repositories

  • Also see Humanities; Social Sciences.
  • CORE! (Commons Open Repository Exchange). A "a library-quality repository for sharing, discovering, retrieving, and archiving digital work." By MLA Commons.
  • Iniciativa Metabiblioteca (MetaBibilioteca Initiative). Biblioteca Digital de Libros de Acceso Abierto (Digital Library of Open Access Books). In Spanish and English.
  • IssueLab. For research by non-profit organizations, in any field.
  • Latindex. "A regional network with participation of national focal points in 18 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean." In Spanish.
  • OpenDOAR (The Directory of Open Access Repositories). Searches can be limited to disciplinary repositories.
  • Zenodo. Open content from all fields of the sciences.

Neuroscience

Nuclear Sciences

Philanthropy

Philosophy

  • For logic, see Mathematics.
  • PhilPapers. From David Chalmers and David Bourget.
  • semanticsarchive.net. "For exchanging papers of interest to natural language semanticists and philosophers of language."

Physics

  • Arxiv - Policy: all languages. Fields: Physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, and statistics.
  • InterNano. For "resources about the advances in applications, devices, metrology, and materials that will facilitate the commercial development and/or marketable application of nanotechnology." From the National Nanomanufacturing Network.
  • Vixra - Policy: English. Fields: Physics, mathematics, computational science, biology, chemistry, humanities, academics.

Political science

  • eDoc.ViFaPol. An OA section within ViFaPol (Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Politikwissenschaft). Mostly German. Mostly only for institutions not for single scholars.

Psychology

  • HTP Prints. History and theory of psychology. All languages.

Public policy research

Regional studies

  • SavifaDok. English, German etc. Focusing on South Asian Studies.

Sciences in general

Social sciences in general

  • HAL-SHS. All languages. A division of HAL focusing on the humanities and social sciences.

Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity

Technology in general

See also