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with free online access
and free e-books

1. Public health, including water- and excreta-related diseases
2.  Water and sanitation
Water Policy*
Water Alternatives − “an interdisciplinary journal on water, politics and development”

3.  Wastewater treatment and reuse

*Free access for readers in 'Band 1' developing countries via HINARI (medical journals), OARE (environmental journals) or AGORA (agricultural journals); you have to register to gain access. Each of these sites has a list of all the journals in its scheme.For IWA journals see here.
Free access for all readers after 12 years (depending on journal).

National Academies Press Reports

See also:
BioMed Central information and articles on open access in developing countries
PubMed Central – t
he US National Institutes of Health’s free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
Science and Development Network news, views and information about science, technology and the developing world.
HighWire Press − “the largest archive of free full-text science on Earth − over 2 million free full-text articles and over 5 million total articles, 43 completely free sites and 256 sites with free back issues.
Free Public-Access Online [Medical] Journals (Lamar Soutter Library)
Public Library of Science − ‘PLoS’
Open Directory Project’s free online journals
Directory of Open Access Journals
Eldis – “sharing the best in development policy, practice and research” – see also: Open Access for development.
Taylor & Francis Developing World Initiative