Open Access Resources

National Digital Library : National Digital Library ( NDL) is project undertaken by IIT Khargpur which is funded by MHRD, Govt of India. In this Project Educational materials ranging from primary to post-graduate levels are available. It is Repository of contents from multiple subject domains like Technology, Science, Humanities, Agriculture and others. More than 15 types of learning resources and Items in more than 10 languages are available .Repository integrates contents from different Indian Institutional Repositories such as:

NPTEL : MHRD sponsored project that hosts 10,000+ video lectures in engineering domain.

DLI :More than 5,00,000 global classical books

Inflibnet :Hosts 38,000+ thesis and synopsis reports authored by Indian Researchers from different institutes

KrishiKosh : More than 50,000 agricultural books, journals, articles and reports

NCERT : Hindi and English books of different subjects for students from primary to 12th standard

SNLTR : Digitization of literary works by Rabindranath Tagore

And so on. Library members are already registered with the Institute email id. However one has to login once to confirm the same.




The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) is an initiative by seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for creating course contents in engineering, science, humanities and social science.. NPTEL provides E-learning through online Web and Video courses. The mission of NPTEL is to enhance the quality of engineering education in the country by providing free online courseware. Over 250 courses are already available for viewing and 1000+ courses are being planned. To access these videos please click here


E-Print Archives

E-Print ArXiv is pre-print archive, it covers over 900,000 plus e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics. ArXiv is managed by Cornell University Library. To access this Archives please Click here


Chemical Sciences Repository
Chemical Sciences Repository is a non-commercial subject specific Open Access repository for chemistry papers, hosting Green and Gold Open Access (OA) papers and linking back to the Publisher’s Article of Record. It is managed by Royal Society of Chemistry. To access this Archives please Click here 

CogPrints is an archive for self-archive papers in any area of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Linguistics, and many areas of Computer Science, Philosophy, Biology, Medicine, Anthropology as well as any other portions of the physical, social and mathematical sciences that are pertinent to the study of cognition. It is managed by the School of Electronics and Computer Sciences, University of Southampton. To access this Archives please Click here

Cryptology ePrint Archive
The Cryptology ePrint Archive is an electronic archive of new results in the field of cryptography, maintained by the International Association for Cryptologic Research. It contains articles covering many of the most recent advances in cryptography. To access this  Archives please Click here

E-Print Network
E-Print Network is e-print initiated by Science Accelerator. It includes preprints, reprints, technical reports, conference publications or other means of electronic communication. To access this Archives please Click here

Educational Resources Information Center
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) is an electronic archive of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the United States Department of Education.
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hprints is an archive for electronic preprints of papers in the fields of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. It is a collaboration between Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and a consortium of Nordic university libraries. . To access this Archives please Click here


IOP is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, and quantitative biology, and consists of e-print records which can be browsed and searched. It offers enhanced features in navigation, searching, personalization and presentation. It also introduces reference linking across the entire content, and enhanced searching on all key fields, including institutional address. To access this Archives please Click here


Mathematical Physics Preprint Archive
An electronic archive for research papers in Mathematical Physics and related areas. It is hosted by Mathematics Department, University of Texas at Austin. To access this Archives please  Click here


Organic eprints
Organic Eprints is an international open access archive for papers and projects related to research in organic food and farming. It jointly supported by International Centre for Research in Organic Food Systems, Geschäftsstelle Bundesprogramm Ökologischer Landbau in der Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung and Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. . To access this Archives please Click here


PhilSci-Archive is an electronic archive for preprints in the subject area of “philosophy of science”. The said archive is managed by University of Pittsburgh. To access this Archives please Click here


RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)
RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) is a collaborative effort of volunteers in Economics and related sciences. It covers over 1,600 archives from 80 countries have contributed about 1.4 million research pieces from 1,800 journals and 3,800 working paper series. To access this Archives please Click here


Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is an open access repository of scholarly research in the social sciences and humanities. SSRN is composed of a number of specialized research networks including Economics, Financial Economics and Legal Scholarship. The SSRN contains abstracts for scholarly articles, working papers and forthcoming papers, as well as over 390,000 downloadable full-text documents.
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Solar Physics E-Print Archive
The Solar Physics E-Print Archive is an on-line, searchable archive of links to on-line preprints and unpublished work of broad interest to researchers in solar and heliospheric physics. It is managed by Solar Physics Group at Montana State University.
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viXra is an alternative e-print archive to the It contains over 6000 plus e-prints in Science and Mathematics. To access this Archives please Click here

Courtesy : IIT Gandhinagar Library

·         Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

·         SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System

·         Digital Library of India

·         Universal Digital Library

·         World digital Library

·         Project Gutenberg

·         Full-text Archive

·         Digital South Asia Library


Open Access Journals –Subject wise (A-Z)

Physics & Computer Science 

·         Acta Physica Polonica A

·         Acta Physica Polonica B

·         Advances in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

·         Advanced Studies in Theoretical Physics

·         Abstract and Applied Analysis

·         Advances in Acoustics and Vibration

·         Advances in Condensed Matter Physics

·         Advances in Materials Science and Engineering

·         Advances in Mathematical Physics

·         Journal of Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

·         Journal of Biophysics

·         Advances in Materials Physics and Chemistr

·         The African Review of Physics

·         AIP Advances

·         American Journal of Applied Sciences

·         Anadolu University Journal of Science and Technology –A Applied Sciences and Engineering

·         Applied Physics Research

·         Armenian Journal of Physics

·         Asian Journal of Scientific Research

·         Canadian Journal of Pure & Applied Sciences

·         Chinese Journal of Physics

·         Condensed Matter Physics

·         Electronic Journal of Theoretical Physics

·         Eurasian Journal of Physics and Chemistry Education

·         Europhysics News

·         Facta universitatis - series: Physics, Chemistry and Technology



·         Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics (IJPAP)

·         International Journal of fundamental Physical Sciences

·         ISRN Thermodynamics

·         ISRN Optics

·         ISRN Mathematical Physics

·         ISRN Condensed Matter Physics

·         ISRN Biophysics

·         Journal of Modern Physics

·         Journal of nano and electronic physics

·         The Journal of Physical Science

·         Journal of Physical Studies

·         Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS)

·         The Open Chemical Physics Journal

·         The Open Applied Physics Journal

·         The Open Condensed Matter Physics Journal

·         Open Journal of Microphysics

·         Papers in Physics

·         Physical Review X

·         PMC Physics A

·         PMC Physics B

·         Pramana - Journal of Physics

·         Physics Research International

·         CERN Document Server

· (Open access to 663,375 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quant.Biology, and Statistics)

·         SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System

·         Open Access Publications by Indian Academy of Science (IAS), Bangalore

·         NIST Physical Constants Reference

·         Nano Science and Nano Technology

·         International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA)

·         International Journal of Computational Cognition

·         ITALICS, Innovation in Teaching And Learning in Information and Computer Sciences

·         International Journal of Information Systems and Telecommunication Engineering (IJISTE)

·         International Journal of Signal and Image Processing (IJSIP)

·         International Journal of Systems Control (IJSC)

·         International Journal of Universal Computer Sciences (IJUCS)

·         Journal of Modelling and Simulation of Systems (JMSS)

·         Turkish Journal Of Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences

·         BVICAM's International Journal of Information Technology (BIJIT)

·         Annals. Computer Science Series

·         Advances in Electrical and Computer Engineering

·         Advances in Human-Computer Interaction

·         Australasian Journal of Information Systems

·         International Journal of Information Technology (BIJIT)

·         CLEI Electronic Journal

·         Communications and Network

·         Computer and Information Science

·         Computer Science

·         Computer Science Master Research

·         Computer Software



·         IAENG International Journal of Computer Science

·         Engineering Letters

·         Information Technology Journal

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Security

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Network

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Management Studies (IJCSMS)

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Information Technologies (IJCSIT)

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security

·         International Journal of Computer science and engineering Survey (IJCSES)

·         International Journal of Computer Science and Communication Networks (IJCSCN)

·         International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology (IJCSIT)

·         International Journal on Computer Science and Technology (IJCST)

·         ISRN Software Engineering

·         ISRN Machine Vision

·         International Magazine on Advances in Computer Science and Telecommunications (IMACST)

·         International Journal on Soft Computing ( IJSC )

·         International Journal on Computer Science and Engineering (IJCSE)

·         International journal of VLSI design & Communication Systems

·         International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering(TM)

·         International Journal of Signal Processing, Image

·         International Journal of Security

·         International Journal of Reviews in Computing

·         International Journal of Research and Innovation in Computer Engineering (IJRICE)

·         International Journal of Next-Generation Networks (IJNGN)

·         International Journal of Networking and Computing

·         International Journal of Network Security

·         International Journal of Modern Education and Computer Science (IJMECS)

·         International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

·         GSA Open Access Journal Content


·         Free Electronic Mathematics Journals

·         Abstract And Applied Analysis

·         Acta Mathematica

·         Acta Mathematica Universitatis Comenianae

·         Advances In Decision Sciences

·         Advances In Pure Mathematics

·         Albanian Journal Of Mathematics (ISSN 1930-1235)

·         American Journal Of Computational Mathematics

·         Annals Of Functional Analysis

·         Australian And New Zealand Industrial And Applied Mathematics Journal

·         Bull. Aust. Math. Soc. — Submission And Review System

·         J. Austral. Math. Soc.- Submission And Review System

·         Review System

·         Applied Computational Intelligence And Soft Computing

·         Applied Mathematical Sciences

·         Applied Mathematics

·         Applied Mathematics E-Notes

·         Applied Sciences

·         Armenian journal of Mathematics

·         International Journal Of Contemporary Mathematical Sciences

·         International Journal Of Mathematical Analysis

·         International Journal Of Mathematics And Mathematical Sciences

·         Hiroshima Mathematical Journal

·         Homology, Homotopy And Applications

·         IAENG International Journal Of Applied Mathematics

·         Integers : Electronic Journal Of Combinatorial Number Theory

·         International Electronic Journal Of Mathematics Education (IEJME)

·         International Journal ForMathematics Teaching And Learning

·         International Journal Of Algebra

·         International Journal Of Combinatorics

·         International Journal Of Mathematics And Soft Computing

·         Forum Geometricorum

·         Electronic Research Announcements In Mathematical Sciences

·         Electronic Transactions On Numerical Analysis

·         Esaim: Proceedings

·         Filomat

·         Fixed Point Theory And Applications

·         Formalized Mathematics

·         Electronic Journal Of Probability

·         Electronic Journal Of Qualitative Theory Of Differential Equations

·         Electronic Research Announcements In Mathematical Sciences

·         The Electronic Journal Of Linear Algebra

·         Contributions To Discrete Mathematics

·         Divulgaciones Matematicas

·         Documenta Mathematica

·         Dolomites Research Notes On Approximation

·         Electronic Journal Of Combinatorics

·         Electronic Journal Of Differential Equations (Ejde)

·         Differential Geometry - Dynamical Systems

·         Communications In Numerical Analysis

·         Computational & Applied Mathematics

·         E-Journals from Directory of Open Journals

·         Electronic Library of Mathematics

·         Cornell University Digital Library

·         Wiki Books: Mathematics Shelf

·         Historical Math Monographs from Cornell University Library

·         Mathematics Bookshelf from Project Gutenberg


o    Advances in physical chemistry

o    American Chemical Science Journal

o    American Journal of Analytical Chemistry

o    American Journal of Applied Sciences

o    Analytical Chemistry Insights

o    Analytical Sciences

o    ARKIVOC - Online Journal of Organic Chemistry

o    Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry (BJOC)

o    Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications

o    Biointerface Research in Applied Chemistry

o    Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society

o    Chemistry Education Research and Practice

o    ChemistryOpen

o    Facta universitatis - series: Physics, Chemistry and Technology

o    Green and Sustainable Chemistry

o    International Journal of Analytical Chemistry

o    International Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry

o    International Journal of Chemistry

o    International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry

o    International Journal of Organic Chemistry

o    International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry

o    ISRN Organic Chemistry

o    ISRN Analytical Chemistry

o    ISRN Physical Chemistry

o    ISRN Polymer Science

o    Journal of Analytical methods in Chemistry

o    Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research

o    Journal Chemistry

o    Journal of Electrochemical Science and Engineering – jESE

o    Journal of Nuclear and Radiochemical Sciences

o    Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society

o    Journal of the Chilean Chemical Society

o    Journal of the Iranian Chemical Society

o    Journal of the Serbian Chemical Society

o    Macedonian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

o    The Open Analytical Chemistry Journal

o    The Open Colloid Science Journal

o    The Open Electrochemistry Journal

o    The Open Inorganic Chemistry Journal

o    Open Journal of Inorganic Chemistry

o    Open Journal of Physical Chemistry

o    Polymers

o    Records of Natural Products

o    International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry

o    Organic Chemistry International

o    Advances in Physical Chemistry

o    Ukrainica Bioorganica Acta

o    Turkish Journal of Chemistry

o    Chembiofinder

o    SOLV-DB

o    The Periodic Table on Web

o    International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Nomenclature

o    Yahoo Chemistry

o    Galaxy

o    Link for Chemist - WWW Virtual Library from University of Liverpool

o    Chemistry Web Resources contents page


This system is made operational by the in-house staff of the CUP Library.