New aquisition: February 2018

evansThis new title is available in the library now:

X-ray absorption spectroscopy for the chemical and materials sciences by John Evans (22 E 6).

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


More new titles:

MacFarlane, Douglas [Auth.]… Fundamentals of ionic liquids 2017 26 R 24
Rothenberg, Gadi [Auth.]. Catalysis : concepts and green applications 2017 27 A 18-2. ed.
Wang, Dunwei [Ed.]… Nanomaterials for energy conversion and storage 2018 34 H 5

How to Find the Appropriate Database?

Find out more in our introductory courses to the library’s electronic information resources starting next week.

Dates in February

Friday, February 16, 2018 – 10 am
Monday, February 26, 2018 – 2 pm cancelled

The lessons will be held in the FHI library. Please make an appointment for one of the dates and inform us about your focus of interest. In addition, individual appointments are possible.

OA Publishing with IOP

The Max Planck Society established a new agreement with Institute of Physics Publishing (IOP) which includes access to IOP’s premium journal collection IOPScience extra as well as allowing authors to publish open access in 36 selected subscription journals under a free Creative Commons Attribution license (CC-BY). The publication charges will be directly and fully funded by the MPS.

In order to make use of the agreement, please make sure to meet the following conditions when publishing with IOP:

  • The article has been accepted by one of the 36 selected IOP journals.
  • 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.
  • The acceptance date of the article is between Jan 1, 2018 and Dec 31, 2020.
  • The article matches one of these types: article, special issue article, letter.

When submitting, a Max Planck email address should be used (if possible) and the Max Planck affiliation should be stated.