Online Resources

List of Open Source Databases

Name INFO
LOCAL
1. Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas The BSP monitors and compiles various statistical series on monetary, financial and external variables useful for the formulation and analysis of monetary, banking, credit and exchange policies.
2. Chan Robles Virtual Law Library This website is known to be the "Home of the Philippine On-line Legal Resources." It "features on the world wide web its Comprehensive Electronic Library on Philippine Legal Resources."
3. Philippine E-Journals The Philippine E-Journals is an expanding collection of academic journals that are made accessible globally through a single web-based platform. It is hosted by C&E Publishing, Inc. a premier educational publisher in the Philippines and a leader in the distribution of integrated information-based solution which includes e-Learning products, library automation and interactive media systems and online library resources containing databases, e-Books and online journals.
FOREIGN
1. ADB Statistical Database System (SDBS) The Statistical Database System (SDBS) is the Asian Development Bank’s central statistical database that stores macro-economic and social data of its developing member countries (DMCs). The SDBS data come from statistical contacts that are mostly national statistics offices and central banks of the DMCs. SDBS also store data from other international organizations' databases and websites.
2. American Memory American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. It is a digital record of American history and creativity. These materials, from the collections of the Library of Congress and other institutions, chronicle historical events, people, places, and ideas that continue to shape America, serving the public as a resource for education and lifelong learning.
3. Bartleby.com: Fiction Bartleby.com provides the best works of fiction from a wide range of classic authors.
4. Bartleby.com: Non-Fiction Bartleby.com publishes a diverse and intelligent nonfiction corpus, including many works of political and social history.
5. Bartleby.com: Verse With thousands of poems by hundreds of authors, Bartleby.com offers one of the largest free collections of verse on the web.
6. Bartleby.com: Reference Books Bartleby.com combines the best of both contemporary and classic reference works into the most comprehensive public reference library ever published on the web.
7. Beech Tree Publishing Free full text access to a collection of Beech Tree Publishing publications like Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, Outlook on Science Policy, Politics and the Life Sciences, Research Evaluation, Science and Public Policy. 
8. Biography.com Bio is about real people and their real lives.
9. Biomed BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication. BioMed Central views open access to research as essential in order to ensure the rapid and efficient communication of research findings.
10. Gateway for Free E-Journals Access more than 700 Free E-journals covering Subjects like Business & Managment, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, General Works, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Library Science,Life Sciences, Material Science, Mathematics, Media and Communication, Physics & Social Sciences.
11. Highwire Press Free Online Full-text articles HighWire Press is the largest archive of free full-text science on Earth!
12. J-Stage (Japan Science and Technology Aggregator, Electronic) J-Stage (Japan Science and Technology Aggregator, Electronic) In order to support the information transmission function of user organizations, the "Japan Science and Technology Information Aggregator, Electronic" (J-STAGE), developed by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), set up the hardware and software necessary for electronic journal release within JST to provide services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. By taking advantage of the hardware and software, the user organizations are able to computerize bulletins of academic societies and research papers currently appeared with ease and at low cost. Computerrized documents can be accessed from anywhere in the world with this system. This project also links up with the National Institute of Informatics (formerly the Ministry of Education National Center for Science Information Systems (NACSIS)).
13. CERN Document Server CERN offers fulltext preprints, articles, books, journals, and other documents of interest to persons working in particle physics and its related areas.
14. Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) J-Stage (Japan Science and Technology Aggregator, Electronic) In order to support the information transmission function of user organizations, the "Japan Science and Technology Information Aggregator, Electronic" (J-STAGE), developed by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), set up the hardware and software necessary for electronic journal release within JST to provide services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. By taking advantage of the hardware and software, the user organizations are able to computerize bulletins of academic societies and research papers currently appeared with ease and at low cost. Computerrized documents can be accessed from anywhere in the world with this system. This project also links up with the National Institute of Informatics (formerly the Ministry of Education National Center for Science Information Systems (NACSIS)).
15. Free Medical Journals Promotes access to medical journals over the internet.
16. Computerized Index to Philippine Periodical Articles Computerized Index to Philippine Periodical Articles
17. BookBoon Bookboon's free online textbooks for students are focused and to the point. They are all written by highly respected professors from top universities in the world and cover topics such as economics, statistics, IT, engineering and natural science.
18. The eBook Directory The biggest directory of free eBooks Online
19. Open Culture The best free culture & educational media on the web
20. Questia Enjoy a selection of over 5,000 public domain, classic and rare books for free! You can search them by title or keyword, or browse them alphabetically.