|Open access databases publish their articles and research for free on the web and do not require authentication with your student portal credentials. The Library links to select open access databases, in addition to our subscription content collections, to help provide to you the broadest scope of scholarly materials possible within a single search point.|
Open Educational Resources, or OER, are freely available materials that offer an alternative to the typical textbook model. They can also be used during your research, especially if you are looking for titles that might provide more context to the topics your textbook is covering. The links below are popular search portals to find OER materials and books.