Open access means free access to scientific publications on the Internet. The basic idea behind open access is that publicly funded research should be accessible free of charge. More and more projects, which are financed by research funds, have to be published open access. Open access is thus well on the way to becoming a standard for scientific publishing. [...more]
We can offer reduced Article Processing Charges (APC) on the basis of our contracts with various publishers.
This only applies to members of the University of Tübingen.
Agreements with external publishers (in German)
open-access.net – The information platform for a thematic, discipline-specific and target group oriented (e.g. author or founder of a journal) introduction to the topic of Open Access.
Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association
The OASPA unites publishers who have committed themselves to Open Access standards through voluntary self-regulation.
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Open access journals, including full-text search via articles
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Open access books
Directory of Open Access Books
Overview of publishers' secondary publication guidelines