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Resources temporarily made open during the Corona crisis: Publishers


In view of the Corona crisis, many of the world's leading publishers have decided to temporarily open their resources (journals, books, reference tools, distance learning tools, etc.) to free access (fully / partially). 
This page presents some of these resources and will continue to be updated throughout the crisis.
Two related pages are available: Open access resources (regardless of the corona crisis) and Corona virus resources.


Humanities and Social Sciences

Access to Artstor Journals – Until end June 2021​

Equinox Journals

Humanities and Social Sciences

Access to Equinox Journals, until the crisis abates 

Dictionary of Drugs

Science and Medicine 

Free Access to Dictionary Of Drugs 2020

*Free Access until 31st January 2021



Portland Press



Full access to the ScienceDirect Textbooks collection. Requires remote login . You might need to click on purchase and then sign in via OpenAhens

EDP Sciences

World Scientific


World Scientific Existing library customers will receive an automatic upgrade of their journal access to one that includes ALL World Scientific journal content published from 2001, until December 31, 2020



JSTOR access to ejournals, ebooks; and other resources*

* Primary sources: Global Plants, Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa, World Heritage Sites: Africa, 19th Century British Pamphlets

Expanded free access for participating institutions through June 30, 2021

OSU Press


OSU Press Books

Taylor & Francis


Taylor & Francis' E-BOOK Collection

Requires remote login