OPEN ACCESS RESOURCES - IMPORTANT WEBSITES

Open Access Resources are available in various forms such as e- journals, e-books, Electronic theses & Dissertations, Directories, e-print archives, digital repositories, open education resources, search engines and blogs etc. All these resources are scholarly and useful to support our academic and research work and are available on the web. Most of these being free can be accessed without any restrictions at the user end. Resources listed here are mainly on the web, which are part of library collection.

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Online Resources

URL links

E-journals/E-books/E-databases
1 Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) http://www.doaj.org
2 Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS) http://www.ias.ac.in
3 Science Technology-Lecture notes, Audio & Video lectures http://www.learnerstv.com
4 Project Gutenberg-Free e-books http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/main_page
5 Directory of Open Access Books http://www.doabooks.org/
6 Universal Digital Library-Million Books http://www.ulib.org/
7 Indian National Science Academy http:/www.insa.nic.in
8 Indian National Science http://www.ias.ac.in/
9 High wire press http://www.highwire.stanford.edu
10 ERIC Database http://www.eric.edu.gov/
11 NISCAIR Full text Journals http://nopr.niscair.res.in/
12 Cambridge University Press-e-books http://ebooks.cambridge.org/
13 IET e-books http://www.igpublish.com/iet-ebooks
14 MIT Open Courseware http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/home/home/index.htm
15 Institute of Physics e-journals http://iopscience.iop.org/journals
16 Journal of Digital Information http://jodi.tamu.edu/
17 Current Science http://www.ias.ac.in/currsci/index.html
18 Journal of Chemical Sciences http://www.ias.ac.in/chemsci/index.html

19

Proceedings-Mathematical Sciences http://www.ias.ac.in/mathsci/index.html

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Journal of Earth Systems Sciences http://www.ias.ac.in/jessci/index_body.html

21

Bulletin of Materials Science http://www.ias.ac.in/matersci/index/html

22

Journal of Genetics http://www.ias.ac.in/jgenet/index/html

23

Resonance http://www.ias.ac.in/resonance/index.html

24

Journal of the Indian Institute of Science http://journal.library.iisc.ernet.in/

25

Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics http://insa.ac.in/html/home.asp

26

Down To Earth http://www.downtoearth.org.in/

27

Emerald Insight e-journals http://www.emeraldinsight.com/

28

University World News http://www.universityworldnews.com/

29

OMICS International Access Journals http://www.omicsonline.org/free-journals

30

Free fiction books http://www.freefictionbooks.org/

31

NPTEL http://www.nptel.iitm.ac.in

Dictionaries/Encyclopaedias

32

Engineering Dictionary http://www.engineering-dictionary.org

33

Webster’s Online Dictionary http://www.websters-online-dictionary.org/

34

Merriam Webster Dictionary http://www.merriam-webster.com

35

Encyclopaedia of Britannica http://www.britannica.com

36

Encyclopaedia http://www.encyclopedia.com

37

One look Dictionary http://www.onelook.com/
Reference Sources

38

English - Kannada Dictionary http://www.kannadakasturi.com/kasturiEnglishKanDictionary/start.asp

39

Kannada - English Dictionary http://www.kannadakasturi.com

40

Gazetteer - Karnataka State http://www.kar.nic.in

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National Portal of India http://india.gov.in

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Reference information http://www.encyclopedia.com

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Infoplease http://www.infoplease.com

44

Maps of India http://www.mapsofindia.com

45

Parliament of India http://www.parliamentofindia.nic.in

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Indian Constitution http://indiacode.nic.in/coiweb/welcome.html

Higher Studies/Job Vacancies

47

Higher Education/Study Abroad/Exams

http://educationguruz.com

http://forums.highereducationinindia.com

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CAT http://www.catiim.in

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GMAT http://www.catiim.in

50

TOEFL http://www.ets.org/toefl

51

Employment News http://www.employmentnews.gov.in

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Online Job Portals http://my.naukri.com/ http://www.freshersworld.com

Research Projects, Fellowships, Conference Participation

53

Science & Technology (DST) http://www.dst.gov.in

54

UGC - RESEARCH http://www.ugc.ac.in/

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CSIR http://www.icssr.org

56

Education & Career, Fellowships http://career.webindia123.com/career/index.html

57

All India Council for Technical Education  (AICTE) http://www.aicte-india.org/

General Engineering

58

Greatest Engineering Achievements

http://www.greatachievements.org

http://www.mgutheses.org

e-news papers

59

e-newspapers http://www.enewspapers.co.in