A new eprint server for engineering has been announced. It is planned as an open access platform for all engineering disciplines and directed by a steering committee of engineers and members of the engineering librarian community.
The Max Planck Society has a central agreement with Springer. Therefore, all articles from MPS authors (corresponding author) accepted by SpringerOpen journals are centrally paid by the Max Planck Society.
There will be an OpenCon satellite event in Berlin on the 24th-26th November. This event will form one of the many international satellite events of the OpenCon 2016 conference that will be held two weeks earlier in Washington DC. It will focus on putting Open Science into action through open collaboration.
Today starts the International Open Access Week themed “Open in Action”.
We are celebrating the International Open Access Week with a workshop on Open Access for FHI scientists (on Wednesday) and an information desk in the library. Therefor we have prepared some material including brochures, flyers and sweeties. Please feel free to take along information material and sweeties!
Open Access Information Desk FHI Library 24 – 28October 2016
We gladly provide you support regarding publishing in open access journals [internal] and open access repositories, with a focus on PuRe.