Communicating science

This guide shows what professional communication for scientists is all about. It contains the abc of communicating with the public, interfacing with the media and using journalists.

Giovanni Carrada: Communicating science – A scientist’s survival kit [pdf]
Luxembourg 2006, edited by the European Commission

OA Publishing with the Royal Society

Now the Max Planck Society pays the article processing charges centrally for the following gold open access journals by the Royal Society:

Conditions for open access publishing:

  • A Max Planck author must be the corresponding author of the article.
  • The author is affiliated with a Max Planck Institute and publishes under this affiliation.
  • Acceptance date after July 1, 2018.

Royal Society Open Science
It is a gold open access journal by the Royal Society. The journal covers the entire range of science, engineering and mathematics. It offers open peer-review as an option and articles embody open data principles.

Open Biology
It is an online journal that welcomes original, high impact research in cell and developmental biology, molecular and structural biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, immunology, microbiology and genetics.

New Aquisitions: August 2018

This new title is available in the library now:

Encyclopedia of interfacial chemistry edited by Klaus Wandelt (28 A 28).

You can find it in the library’s new acquisition section.


More new books:

Kittel, Charles [Auth.]. Introduction to solid state physics 2018 26 B 19-9. ed.
Advances in imaging and electron physics 2018 16 D 1- Vol. 205