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The Graduate Health & Life Sciences Research Library at Georgetown University Medical Center

Open Access Publishing and Resources

Guide to open access content and publishing, including NIH Public Access requirements

Finding open access content

Open access content is included alongside subscription articles in almost every research database such as MEDLINE, CINAHL, and Web of Science.   Within these databases, open access content is often, but not always,  identified with the  "open lock" icon.  Open Access logo

Most of the research databases listed below consist of only open access content.

Finding tools

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