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Electronic Journals on the Internet

  • Internet Public Library Serials – Directory of e-journals and e-zines in a broad variety of topics. Keyword searchable. Sponsored by the University of Michigan School of Information.
  • – Subject directory of e-journals. Part of the WWW Virtual Library started by Tim Berners-Lee.
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) – Free full-text journals, many of which are searchable at the article level. Covers scientific and scholarly subjects. Sponsored by Lund University Libraries in Sweden.
  • – Directory of over 1400 free medical journals accessible either by journal title or by speciality.
  • PubMed Central – Free full-text journals in biomedical and life sciences. Searchable by keyword or by journal title. Sponsored by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).
  • PLoS Public Library of Science – Online journals in the fields of medicine, biology, genetics, and pathogens. Many search options are provided. Sponsored by a nonprofit group of scientists and physicians.
  • Free Full Text Articles – List of over two million free articles on various subjects. Sponsored by Stanford University Libraries.
  • HighWire Press – Scientific and medical e-journals with either full or partial free access. Provides search options as well as an alphabetical list of journal titles. Sponsored by Stanford University Libraries.