Links to open access advocates and publishers A – Z
DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals. Visit their site for more information.
Elementa publishes original research reporting on new knowledge of the Earth’s physical, chemical, and biological systems; interactions between human and natural systems; and steps that can be taken to mitigate and adapt to global change. Visit their site for more information
HAU-N.E.T., or the HAU Network of Ethnographic Theory, is an international network of research centres and anthropology departments working together to support HAU’s flagship journal and its innovative book series. The University of Canterbury is a participating institution. Visit the website for more information.
a worldwide open access publisher serving the academic research and scientific communities by launching peer-reviewed journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines. Visit the website for more information.
The Open Access Directory (OAD) is a compendium of simple factual lists about open access (OA) to science and scholarship, maintained by the OA community at large. Visit their website to find out more.
The Open Science Federation is a nonprofit alliance working to improve the conduct and communication of science. We are scientists and citizen scientists, writers, journalists, and educators, and makers of and advocates for Open Data, Open Access, and Open Source and Standards. Visit the website for more details.
OpenEdition is the umbrella portal for OpenEdition Books, Revues.org, Hypotheses and Calenda, four platforms dedicated to electronic resources in the humanities and social sciences. Visit the website for more details.
OpenOtago is dedicated to promoting open scholarship at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.” The OpenOtago blog is written by a collective of University of Otago staff. Visit the website for more details.
PeerJ is an international open access publisher with a “mission is to efficiently publish the world’s knowledge”. Its two publications serve the biological and medical sciences, however social science articles are also made accessible. Visit the website for further information.
PLOS is a nonprofit organisation that advocates for and produces open access publications. It facilitates the PLOS Blog Network and publishes PLOS Collections, a combination of interdisciplinary content from the physical science-based PLOS journals. Visit the website for more information.
SAGE Open is a peer-reviewed open access journal for the social and behavioural sciences and the humanities. Visit their website for more details.
Springer Open is a peer-reviewed publisher of open access books and journals across all areas of science. Journals include SpringerPlus, an interdisciplinary journal covering all science disciplines including the social sciences. Visit the website for more information.