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Electronic Journals Library (EZB)
index of e-journals, searchable and browseable.

Journal database (ZDB)
index, in German.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
index with option of search in the content of some of the listed titles.

a service of Generics. You can search with titles or ISSN for the homepages of journals. Also an thematical index can be browsed for relevant titles, for example jounals in the field of social sciences.

Thematical research in the texts of e-journals is also possible via general databases.

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Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE)
Metasearch for open access servers.


index and article search

DOAJ Custom Search
full text search in the english e-journals listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals.

JURN : free academic articles
Full texts of journal articles are searchable via news search machines, listed in

Tables of contens (ToCs)