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Research Guides


What is Open Access?

The term Open Access, also known as OA, refers to the free and unrestricted online access to and publication of research such as journal articles and books. This type of content is open to everyone with no access restrictions or fees. The resources listed below provide links to OA databases relating to Botany and Plant Biology and more generally, science subjects. Each resource gives a general description of the resource including research areas and topics, publisher and publication date ranges.

Communicate Your Research

Are you interested in publishing your research? The Claremont Colleges Library can help you! Learn how to manage your scholarly identity, how to publish on Scholarship@Claremont, in Open Access format, your rights as an author and much more. 

Open Access Resources