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Open Access Portals and Scholarly Repositories
Internet Search Engine Groupings
Open access portals are search engines which index the contents of several institutional digital repositories and/or open access journals. Scholarly repositories are maintained by individual institutions as a storage and access point for that institutions scholarly issue.
OAIster searches across academic and scholarly digital resources by harvesting the data from individual and group institutional repositories and Web sites.
The Directory of Open Access Journals indexes high quality open access scholarly and scientific journals. Full text is available
KU's own institutional scholarly digital repository.