The Edupunks Guide: How to Do Research Onlne. More and more people around the world are building on this knowledge revolution to explore new modes of learning and to transform what we mean by “education.”
Try searching Google on your topic and "digital Library" or "insitutional repository." This will bring up faculty papers and research institute content. example:
PLOS, SPARC, and OASPA recently released the final version of theOpen Access Spectrum guide. This guide identifies the core components of Open Access (OA) and how they are implemented across the spectrum between “Open Access” and “Closed Access”. Its aim is to help authors make informed decisions on where to publish based on journal policies.