Open Access E-Resources (Free)

(For academics & research)

Books & Journals (Full Text Resources) / Search Resources / Statistical Resources / E-Learning Portals & Links




  • IGM Library Catalog  

    • Books, Journals, Theses, Dissertations, Project Reports etc  in the Library

    • Digitized Books, E-Theses/Dissertations, E-books, E-Journals, Databases accessible to University

  • IndCat  (Catalogue of Resources of other Indian universities)

    • Online Union Catalogue of Indian Universities   - Covers books, theses and journals available in major university libraries in India. The union database contains bibliographic description, location and holdings information for books, journals and theses in all subject areas available in more than 148 university libraries across the country.

  • British Library Online Catalogues (Global Resources)

    • The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. Collection covers all disciplines, from archaeology to zoology, in a wide range of formats.

    • For Document delivery options - Click here

  • Library of Congress Online Catalog

    • Contains millions of  catalog records for books, serials, manuscripts, maps, music, recordings, images, and electronic resources in the Library of Congress collections.

  • World Catalog   (Worldcat)  

    • Consists of collections of libraries around the world. WorldCat libraries serve diverse communities in dozens of countries and resources are available in many languages.

    • Items can be searched and located in a library nearby. One can post review of an item contributing factual information about it

    • These collections include popular books, music CDs, videos and digital content, such as downloadable audio books.

    • This catalog shows article citations with links to their full text; authoritative research materials, such as documents and photos of local or historic significance; and digital versions of rare items that aren't available to the public.




Statistical Resources

  • International Statistics

    • World statistics as a whole and for many countries on a comparative basis with the United States.

    • Covering the data on population, births and deaths, social and industrial indicators, finances, agriculture, communication, and military affairs.

  • World Health Statistics (WHO)

    • Data, Reports, Country-wide Statistics on Health related topics

  • Census Data   & Census Digital Library (Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs)

    • Population Finder 2011

    • Census Digital Library - Complete Census Data, Census Reports and other digital files for free download in soft copy format. Presentations, audio clips and maps are available  (Maps, Tables, Audios)  1991, 2001, 2011

    • District Census Handbook

    • Linguistics Survey of India

  • Data Portal India (Government of India)

    • Data Portal India is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India. The portal is intended to be used by Ministries/Department/Organizations of Government of India to publish datasets, and applications for public use. It intends to increase transparency in the functioning of Government and also opens avenues for many more innovative uses of Government Data to give different perspective.

    • Data Sets

    • Applications

    • Metrics

    • World Wide Data Sites

  • Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation  (Government of India)

    • All about India Statistics

  • National Sample Survey Reports (Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of India)

  • School of Statistics (Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Delhi)

    • All about Statistics - Tutorials, Free books,  Statistical Software,  India Statistics

    • India Statistics - 2011 Censes Data , Agriculture, Demography, Education, Forest and Wild Life, Health, Industries


Career Guidance Links


Full Text Resources

Multidisciplinary | Sciences | Social Sciences & Communication | LIS | Regional Languages

 Multi disciplinary

Journal Databases


E-Book Sources


Scientific Organizations

CSIR - NISCAIR  Resources

  • Research Journals, Abstracting Journals, R & D Newsletters, Scholarly Books/Monographs

  • Natural Products Repository

  • Wealth of India / Bharat Ki Sampada

  • Popularization of Science

  • Science Communication (H)

Indian Academy of Sciences  

Indian Council of Medical Research

  • Periodicals, Books, Research Reports, Protocols

Medknow Publications  - publishing on behalf of learned societies and associations.



Journal Titles


  1. Advanced Materials Letters   - VBRI Press AB, Sweden

  2. Bharatiya Vaigyanik evam Audyogik Anusandhan Patrika

  3. Bulletin of materials science

  4. Computational Linguistics (MIT)    

  5. Current science

  6. Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics

  7. Indian Journal of Biotechnology

  8. Indian Journal of Chemical Technology

  9. Indian Journal of Chemistry, Sec A and Sec B

  10. Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences

  11. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology

  12. Indian Journal of Fibre & Textile Research

  13. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences

  14. Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources

  15. Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics

  16. Indian Journal of Radio and Space Physics

  17. Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge

  18. International Journal of Yoga - Wolters Kluwer  (only HTML Version) from Inception volume.

  19. Journal of astrophysics and astronomy

  20. Journal of Agricultural Sciences [KRE Pub]

  21. Journal of biosciences 

  22. The Journal of Biology

  23. Journal of chemical sciences      

  24. Journal of earth system science

  25. Journal of genetics

  26. Journal of Intellectual Property Rights

  27. Journal of Life Sciences

  28. Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research

  29. PLOS - Public Library of Science

  30. Pramana 

  31. Proceedings - mathematical sciences

  32. Resonance - Journal of Science Education

  33. Sadhana - engineering science  

Social Sciences & Communication


  • SAGE Open   SAGE Open is a peer-reviewed, "Gold" open access journal from SAGE that publishes original research and review articles in an interactive, open access format. Articles may span the full spectrum of the social and behavioral sciences and the humanities.  

  • UNESCO Open Access Publications  



Ministry of External Affairs - Full Text Documents

  • India's Foreign Relations 2006-12

  • Bilateral/Multilateral Documents since the year 1947 to current


BBC - The Virtual Revolution  for Media and Communication

  • Virtual Revolution charts two decades of profound change since the invention of the World Wide Web


Journal Titles

  1. ADB Review     31 (1997) Onwards  

  2. Andhra Pradesh Monthly

  3. The Anthropologist

  4. Expeditions magazine  Penn Museum. Pensilvania Univ

  5. International Journal of South Asian Studies Pondicheri University

  6. International Journal of Educational Sciences [KRE Pub]

  7. International Journal of Human Genetics[KRE Pub]

  8. Journal of Biodiversity [KRE Pub]

  9. Journal of Communication[KRE Pub]

  10. Journal of Economics [KRE Pub]

  11. Journal of History and Archaeology [KRE Pub]

  12. Journal of Human Biology

  13. Journal of Human Ecology

  14. Journal of Intelligence and Security Issues

  15. Journal of Psychology

  16. Journal of Social Sciences

  17. Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology

  18. Sarvekshana          

  19. Studies on Ethno-Medicine

  20. Studies on Home and Community Science

  21. Studies of Tribes and Tribals

Library & Information Science


Full Text Resources in Regional Languages

Hindi Online Resources

Telugu Online Resources






  • Directory Of Dissertations On Telugu (తెలుగు పరిశోధనల పట్టిక)  - Researchers can submit their thesis/dissertation details to this site, so that their research  will be visible through this catalog

  • Telugu Theses - To download Telugu Theses


Books / Links



Journals /Magazines



Urdu Online Resources


  • Annual of Urdu studies: The web-based journal  provides full text  of academic articles, short stories and poetry. including archives, scholarly articles translations and views of scholars, book reviews, lists the significant Western publications in the field, reports, research-in-progress, notices, and information on forthcoming events like conferences, workshops, competitions, awards, etc.

  • Urdu poetry resources: Urdu poetry, number of poets and singers. including biographical details and technical, critical articles, reviews and online dictionaries,

  • U4U.Com: U4U.COM is an online library with over 500,000 pages of world class Urdu literature with complete text of notable writers - from classic to contemporary. It is the only legal site featuring hundreds of authors and poets. U4U.COM is fully indexed, searchable, and highly interactive website, with custom skins (graphics designs) to suit the aesthetics of all users. Urdu literature is treasured with some finest world-recognized poets and writers, such as Ghalib, Mir, Faiz, Qasmi and has a large corpus, ranging from poetry to fiction to epics (dastaan). U4U.COM presents a tribute to Urdu writers.

  • Yojana  - Publications Division