Free or Low Cost Access to Scientific Journals

Research4Life provides institutions in low-and middle-income countries with free or low-cost, online access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content. Content includes tens of thousands of peer-reviewed international scientific journals, publications, and databases.

Local, not-for-profit institutions from two groups of eligible countries, areas and territories may apply to register with Research4LIfe for access. Eligible institutions include:

  • national universities
  • professional schools
  • research institutes
  • teaching hospitals and healthcare centres
  • government offices
  • national libraries
  • agricultural extension centres
  • local, non-governmental organizations

The Country Offer Page allows you to search to see what content is available in your country, depending on what kind of institution you work for.

For more information regarding access, contact their helpdesk: [email protected].

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