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Analysis & Policy Observatory

APO is an open access evidence platform, making public policy research and resources accessible and useable. A unique collection of 'grey literature' on any public policy issue covering Australia, New Zealand and beyond.


100 million publications, ranging from articles published in scholarly journals, books and book chapters, to preprints and conference proceedings. All publications are contextualised with linked data sets, funding, publications, patents, clinical trials, and policy documents.

(Free for individual users)

Google Scholar

Search academic literature from journals, publications, academic profiles, abstracts, and more. 


Contains current grant opportunities open for applications in Australia.

National Digital Library of India

Aims to provide support for all academic levels including researchers across all disciplines. Facilitates research to perform inter-linked exploration from multiple sources.

National Library of Australia

Over 250 free resources available for research with more available through library membership. Features books, pamphlets, periodicals, newspapers, maps, manuscripts, private archives, music scores, pictures, microform and digital materials from across the globe.

Research Data Australia

Includes grant information from Australia's principal research funders as well as project descriptions from some institutions and agencies. These descriptions can include connections to related datasets and publications.


An open database of more than 25 million research articles from around the world. The database search only returns open access results.


VIDWAN is the premier database of profiles of scientists/researchers and other faculty members involved in teaching and research in India, and working at leading academic institutions and other research and development organisations. It provides important information about an expert's background, contact address, experience, scholarly publications, skills and accomplishments, researcher identity and more.