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Bloomberg.com free access through 7/31/20
CRL Archive Databases via EBSCO
Includes: Forbes, Bloomberg, Life, Fortune, Atlantic among others.
Requires users to create an account for access.
Available until June 30, 2020 - extended
To support our institutions during this challenging time, JSTOR and our participating publishers are making an expanded set of content freely available to our participating institutions where students have been displaced due to COVID-19. Valid until June 30, 2020.
Available free for all, regardless of subscription status.
Available to all until April 30, 2020
Project MUSE is pleased to support its participating publishers in making scholarly content temporarily available for free on our platform. With many higher education institutions moving into an exclusively online learning environment for the foreseeable future, we hope that easy access to vetted research in the humanities and social sciences, from a variety of distinguished university presses, societies, and related not-for-profit publishers, will help to support teaching, learning, and knowledge discovery for users worldwide.
Most available until June 30, 2020.
Cengage is offering students free access to all our digital platforms and 14,000 ebooks through Cengage Unlimited, for the remainder of this semester.
VitalSource Helps is a program designed to support students and instructors who may have lost access to course materials due to a campus moving to distance learning to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This program is made possible by the leading publishers and resellers in US higher education. The program offers free access to an expansive catalog of ebooks through May 25, 2020 to students and instructors at impacted 2 and 4-year non-profit institutions in the US.
Through our RedShelf Responds initiative we are providing students no-cost access to digital textbooks for the rest of the semester, thanks to the generosity of our publishing partners.
(Program applies to students from nonprofit, semester-based colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada. Each student may access up to seven free eBooks, and access will run through May 25th, 2020.)
Elsevier Science Direct Ebooks
We have made all textbooks freely accessible to ScienceDirect customers to support students and lecturers whose classes have moved from campus to online. Visit the list of titles, now available to access.
Knowledge Bank: The Ohio State University Press
A collection of titles published by The Ohio State University Press. The full text can be accessed for publications that currently are not in a traditional paper edition. Materials from 2015-2020 openly available.
University of Michigan Press
In response to the request of the International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) for “creative solutions that allows critical access to publisher content for the research and public health communities,” University of Michigan Press will make all content in the University of Michigan Press Ebook Collection (UMP EBC) free-to-read for the remainder of the academic term.
Beginning on Friday, March 20, access restrictions will be removed for all 1,150+ titles in the UMP EBC until the end of April 2020. The UMP EBC contains the Press’s scholarly output published since 2012 as well as new books and older titles as they are digitized.
Duke University Press Reading List
At Duke University Press, we see scholarship as a powerful basis for understanding our current sociopolitical climate and working toward a brighter future. With this in mind, we’re glad to present staff-curated syllabi of incisive work on today's most critical issues, from climate change to police violence to immigration.
We encourage you to read and share the content we’ve selected, and we hope you find it valuable in preparing courses. All journal articles and issues in these syllabi are freely available online until September 30, 2020.
Temporarily Free Resources
Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, many publishers and online learning platforms have broadened their access. This page will be updated regularly as more resources become available. For more temporarily available resources, check out our "Temporarily Free Resources" Tab on the Virtual Library Services library guide.