Alternative routes to scholarly articles and research outputs


This is a post from the open access blog,, written by Camilla Smith. ‘Many scholarly and peer-reviewed articles can be read open access today on the web. A number of free services and archives have developed tools and services helping users to discover research output in an easy and simple way: through installing a browser extension or plug-in; by using academic search engines and archives, or, by contacting the author directly.’ The blog post lists a selection of services and ways to find scientific articles.