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Academic journals - some free access

Postby Brian Jordan » Sun Feb 05, 2012 6:57 pm

JSTOR are running an experiment with limited open access to some academic journals. Of possible interest to forum members are:
American Anthropologist
Journal of Geology
Philosophical Transactions: Biological Sciences
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Proceedings: Biological Sciences
and there are 67 more in a very wide-ranging selection. You have to register to get a limited number of reads per month - but let's hope it catches on.
Thanks to crabsallover from humanists4science who found the details here:
PS: it's in spreadsheet format. I can try to turn it into Word or rtf and email or pm it to anyone who can't read it.
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Re: Academic journals - some free access

Postby jon_12091 » Sun Feb 05, 2012 8:17 pm

JSTOR is an excellent resource though it does seem to mainly comprise a lot of obscure, old and defunct titles. However, given the propensity of creationists to site old and obscure journal articles it may be no bad thing. Folklore and Past & Present, a history journal, both available on JSTOR also provide some interesting material.
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