Open Access Initiative (OAI)
OAI is a new paradigm in scholarly publishing. It aims to promote models that ensure free and unrestricted access to scholarly & research journals. What is Open J-Gate?Open J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global journal literature in open access domain. Launched in 2006, Open J-Gate is the contribution of Informatics (India) Ltd to promote OAI. Open J-Gate provides seamless access to millions of journal articles available online. Open J-Gate is also a database of journal literature, indexed from 3000+ open access journals, with links to full text at Publisher sites. Open J-Gate Features and Benefits:
- Portal with the largest number of e-journals
Open J-Gate indexes articles from 3000+ academic, research and industry journals. More than 1500 of them are peer-reviewed scholarly journals.
- Links to one million+ open access articles
This number is growing with 300000+ new articles added every year. Full-text links are regularly validated.
- Constant updating
The Open J-Gate site is updated every day.
- Well designed journal classification
All journals are classified in a three-level hierarchical system to provide for better relevancy in search results.
- Table of Content (TOC) Browsing
Users can browse the TOC of latest issue and the back issues.
- Easy-to-Use search functionalities
Database allows various search options for the user’s convenience. The subscriber can search by Title, Author, Abstract, Author’s Address/Institution, Keywords, etc.