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Resource Sharing during COVID-19 (RSCVD) (ONLY for SISSA library staff)

WEB TOOL for searching  and accessing academic research documents on the Web

Semantic scholar

Semantic Scholar is a free, nonprofit, academic search engine from AI2.

WEB TOOL for searching open access research papers on the web 

1) Dimensions : is a linked research knowledge system that re-imagines discovery and access to research. Developed by Digital Science in collaboration with over 100 leading research organizations around the world, Dimensions brings together grants, publications, citations, alternative metrics, clinical trials, patents and policy documents to deliver a platform that enables users to find and access the most relevant information faster, analyze the academic and broader outcomes of research, and gather insights to inform future strategy. 

2) Core

Core aggregate and enrich open access research papers from around the world and provide access to content and data through unique APIs.

CORE collects, processess, harmonises and enriches large quantities of metadata and full texts of research papers from many data providers.

This services is for researchers, universities, and industry.  Content in CORE is under an open access compatible license.

3) Dissemin - detects papers behind paywalls and helps their authors to upload them to an open repository

4) Open Scholarship Knowledge Base : discover open scholarship resources created and curated by the community


Library catalogs - Italy

Catalogs of National Libraries and Library Networks - Europe and United States

Journal sources

Sources in astrophysics

Sources in health & neurosciences

Sources in mathematics

Sources in physics

Sources in medicine, biology, proteomics and genomics

Sources in chemistry

Sources for Master in Science Communications



Open Access: sources