Open Access Databases

International Monetary Fund (IMF) 
Provides comprehensive data and original analysis, with coverage of almost every economy in the worl…
African Journals Online (AJOL)
African Journals Online (AJOL) is a collection of over 380 peer-reviewed, African-published scholarl…
Open Access Africa
Open access for Africa is a search engine that filters your search to prioritize results from open a…
Journal 4 Free
Health Sciences, Biology and Life Sciences, Technology and Engineering, Agriculture, Animal Sciences…
PubMed
22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books…
Kenya Law Reports
Official Law reports of Kenya and the Kenya Gazette    
Kenya Data Initiative
This site makes public government data accessible to the people of Kenya. Access national census dat…
Free Medical Journals
Medical, Biology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Infectious Diseases, Genetics Microbiology, Neurology, …
Book Boon
Economics, statistics, IT, engineering and natural science    
Directory of Open Access Repository
List of world repositories archiving scholarly materials and peer reviewed journal of interdisciplin…
Public Library of Science
Publisher of several open access journals in medicine e.g. PLOS One, PLOS Genetics etc.    
World Digital Library
World Digital Library makes it possible to discover, study, and enjoy cultural treasures from around…
World Bank Open Knowledge Repository - OKR
World Bank Open Knowledge Repository - OKR is the World Bank’s official open access repository. OK…
The World Banks Open Data Initiative
The World Banks Open Data Initiative is providing free access to its comprehensive set of data on li…
Open Research Online
Open Research Online is the UK Open Universitys repository of research publications and other resear…
Google Scholar
Google Scholar provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, includ…
Highwire Press
Highwire Press (Stanford University) facilitates access to 1.9 million full text articles mainly in …
IDEAS
IDEAS is a large bibliographic database dedicated to economics and finance research available freely…
IDRC
Print and online publications from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Ottawa, Can…
Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ 
Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and s…
OAIster 
OAIster is a catalog of millions of online records harvested from free collections worldwide. The co…
OAPEN
OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks) is a collaborative initiative to develop and imp…
National Academies Press 
National Academies Press offers hundreds of books which can be downloaded as pdf for free by the cha…