Library Services


Finding open access research

This page contains a list of links and directories to help you find open access resources across UCL and further afield.

UCL Discovery

UCL Discovery is UCL’s open access repository, showcasing and providing access to the full texts of UCL research publications, such as journal articles, conference papers, books, chapters and theses. Publications hosted in UCL Discovery are made open access under conditions specified by the author or publisher. If you have any questions about access to publications in UCL Discovery, please contact UCL's Open Access Team.


Browser extensions

These online tools/browser extensions search for legal open access copies of research articles when you encounter a paywall:


External collections