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Hilton C. Buley Library


Open Access Resources: General, Mixed, Data

Free web collections, books, journals, teaching materials, and other resources. This guide concentrates on English language collections, though some collections mentioned do have resources in several languages.

Search for Downloadable Materials WorldWide

Do a search for your topic using the Everything search box. Use "quotation marks" around phrases.

Then on the left of the search results under Format, check Downloadable Article and Downloadable Archival Material. You'll get open access and institutional repository content from all over the world.

Guides and Search Engines

Mixed Format Collections (a little of everything)


We have a guide specifically for publicly accessible, downloadable data sets:

A sampling is listed below: