Did you know that the internet is full of wonderful resources that you can read for free?  Here we’ve compiled a list of open access journals and public databases that you can get your teeth into.  Feel free to send us something we’ve missed, or something you’d like to contribute!

Free University Resources:

The University is now Impossible : zine.  Words & research by Fern Thompsett; illustrations by Anna Carlson. [Online version]

BFU zine Nov 2013 [print version] For best results, print the ‘zine double-sided and flipped on the short edge, then fold it with the first page as the inside centre spread.  It will make more sense that way!

How to Start a Free University: Manual by the Melbourne Free University (free pdf)


The Anarchist Library : huge database of free files

Avoiding the Void: database of free lectures on philosophy and critical theory

Open Access Journals:

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

The Journal of Political Ecology

HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory

Out of the Ruins, the University to Come: 2012 Special Issue of TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies, free pdfs available online.

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