The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is an open-access repository devoted to the rapid dissemination of scholarly research in the social sciences and humanities.
|Subjects Covered||Social Sciences and Humanities. SSRN is a series of Subject Area Networks.|
|Types of Prints Accepted||Working and accepted papers.|
|Acquisition Approach||Authors can self-deposit and SSRN works with over 1,800 scientific journals and research institutions to deposit works.|
|Additional Notes||SSRN was sold to Elsevier in May 2016. Full-text is mostly available, although some are only abstracts and will prompt you to contact the author for access to the article.|
SocArXiv is an open archive of the social sciences and provides a free and publicly accessible platform for social scientists to upload working papers, pre-prints, published papers, data, and code. SocArXiv is dedicated to opening up social science, to reach more people more effectively, to improve research, and build the future of scholarly communication.
|Subjects Covered||Social Sciences|
|Managing Entity||A partner of the nonprofit Center for Open Science (COS). SocArXiv is housed at the University of Maryland.|
|Types of Prints Accepted||Working papers, Pre-prints, and post-prints|
|Acquisition Approach||Author Deposit. No fee to submit.|
|Additional Notes||Google Scholar indexes SocArXiv papers.|
Additional Social Sciences Print Repositories:
e-LIS is the largest international open repository in the field of Library and Information Science (LIS) and has grown to include a team of volunteer editors and support for 22 languages.
A free, open scholarly platform for library and information science, powered by OSF Preprints
Cogprints is an electronic archive for self-archive papers in any area of Cognitive Sciences: Psychology, Neuroscience, Linguistics, and many areas of Computer Science, Philosophy, Biology, Medicine, and Anthropology.