Open Access Resources

Open Access Databasesmore>
Name of Resource Type of Resource Introduction
1 University of Tasmania Institutional repository Institutional Depository The Open Access Repository provides services for open access and discovery of University of Tasmania and Tasmanian publications and digital library collections. It contains digitized University of Tasmania theses, special and rare materials, and other material relevant to the teaching and research interests of the University of Tasmania community and the world.
2 HKUST Institutional Repository Institutional Depository The Hongkong University of Science and Technology Institutional Repository collects, preserves, and disseminates the scholarly output created by the HKUST community. All documents deposited are openly accessible on the Internet. It also indexes researchers' scholarly publications and provides a Scholar Profile interface for HKUST faculty members to showcase their publications, bibliometrics, research interests and projects.
3 Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich (ETH Zurich) Institutional Depository The Research Collection is ETH Zurich's repository for publications and research data.The Research Collection provides a comprehensive database of scholarly publications produced at ETH Zurich. The Research Collection provides a publication platform and digital archive for all types of research output. 
4 DSpace@MIT Institutional Depository DSpace@MIT is a growing collection of MIT’s research that includes peer-reviewed articles, technical reports, working papers, theses, and more. End-user downloads of the items regularly exceed one million per month

Online Open Coursesmore>
Name Introduction
1 Open Yale Course Open Yale Courses provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The aim of the project is to expand access to educational materials for all who wish to learn. All lectures were recorded in the Yale College classroom and are available in video, audio, and text transcript formats.
2 The Open University The Open University is the leading expert in flexible higher education in the UK, providing 180 qualifications and 600 modules to choose from. The OU has a network of more than 5,000 tutors . Tutors mark assignments, provide detailed written feedback, and offer support to students by telephone, email, or computer conferencing. They also run group or online tutorials and day schools. Some are full-time members of staff, but most are associate lecturers: experts in their subject who combine their work as tutors with other academic or industry jobs.
3 MIT OpenCourseWare MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.
4 China Education Online It is the largest comprehensive education portal in China, which mainly provides authoritative information of exam enrollment, student recruitment, personnel recruitment, employment, reviewing and tutoring for college entrance examination, postgraduate entrance examination, college examination for the self-taught, higher education for self-taught, national exam for teacher recruitment, employment and studying abroad.
5 Sina Open Course Online open courses taught by famous professors from Harvard, Yale, Standford, Massachusetts and other famous universities around the world in the areas of social sciences, history, economics, philosophy, science and engineering, etc.

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