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Where is open research?

Open research is everywhere! It is continually evolving, with new sites appearing regularly. It involves all areas and components of the research process, from preliminary data to books and other final research products.

Open Research Sources:

Research Data:

Research Articles, Preprints and manuscripts:


  1. Collections and books in the HathiTrust Digital Library.
  2. Open Ebook Collections

Course content and textbooks:

  1. Course content from the Open Courseware Consortium.
  2. Textbooks from the College Open Textbooks project.

Standards from Open

For more information: Battle of the Opens, Dorothea Salo, Book of Trogool blog, March 15, 2010

Still need help?  The Libraries Scholarly Communications Officer, Elizabeth Brown, can assist you at (607) 777-4882.

Last Updated: 11/17/17