Eminent Libraries

About this Initiative

It is an initiative taken by the Foundation to collate all freely available open access E-resources websites at one place with smart searching features w.r.t subject-wise, language-wise as well as with keyword searching facility. It means it works as a "links aggregator" providing a searchable database of items collected from publicly available public Internet resources. The main reason behind this initiative is that the need of open access resources has drastically increased due to closure of school, colleges, and universities, other educational institutions and public libraries amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

All the information available through this open access E-resources portal of RRRLF are basically to help not only to students, researchers, academicians, it also helps librarians to give information about the availability of the content in particular freely available websites as per users demand for further development of personal skills, knowledge and research. The foundation does not have any financial or monitoring benefit in connection with this initiative.

As a result of the benefits of Open Access resources include lower costs, great accessibility and better prospects. On the other hand, at present public libraries are getting trouble of budget cuts and financial crisis. This could be overcome by the librarians through necessarily explore and depends on the open access resources to strengthen their existing resources and providing better information services to the user community.

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