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Open access (OA) is a set of principles and a range of practices through which research outputs are distributed online, free of access charges or other barriers.

Access to e-resources

Due to licensing agreements with publishers, access to the library’s academic licensed e-resources is restricted to currently registered students and staff of Stellenbosch University.

Follow the tabs to find free resources

Contents of this LibGuide

The resources in this guide, are available to access for free.

How to find open access resources in the library catalogue

Search as normal for resources in Library Search. On the results page select Open Access and Full Text Online in the column on the left and then click APPLY FILTERS.



Click on View full-text to be taken directly to the resource.