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Open Access resources

List of directories and websites containing free, high quality, online resources.

Find open access resources in repositories

Searchable databases of open access content, institutional repositories are run by universities to house their own research output. 

Use the links below to search for open access resources in repositories:

Data repositories

Data repositories are websites you can use to find research data to use in your own research or deposit your research data for others to use.

Manchester Metropolitan's institutional repository

Manchester Metropolitan's institutional repository is called e-space, it contains pre-prints (journal articles submitted for peer-review), post-prints (final versions of papers that have gone through the peer-review process and that have been accepted for publication), book chapters, working papers, conference presentations and research theses.

Search subject specific repositories

Repositories are also often run for specific subject areas by subject communities.