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Website Research

Content adapted from the guide Website Research by Rebecca Hill Renirie, Central Michigan University Libraries, retrieved from

What is Open Access?

Open Access Resources are research materials have been made available to the general public, free of charge: data and datasets, books and articles, including scholarly research articles.  This is not the same thing as public domain works, or those items that have fallen out of copyright protection; open access authors have chosen to share freely, so anyone can use the works legally without permission or fees.  Isn't that nice of them?

Selected Open Access Resources

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Open Access

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