Publish Open Access with Cambridge University Press

The Max Planck Society established a new agreement with Cambridge University Press (CUP) which allows authors to publish open access in all CUP fully open access and hybrid journals. The agreement centrally covers the open access charge for Max Planck affiliated submitting corresponding authors who publish in CUP journals under a Creative Commons license. The agreement is in effect from Jan. 1, 2019.

The following journals, among others, are part of the agreement:

In addition, MPG members will have access to CUP’s full collection of nearly 400 journals.

Library Introductory Course in June

How to Get the PDF?
How to Find E-Books?
How to Find the Appropriate Database?
How to Create an Alert?

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

Monday, June 17, 2019 – 2 pm

The lesson will be held in the FHI library. Please register and inform us about your focus of interest. In addition, individual appointments are possible.

New Aquisitions: June 2019

These new books have just arrived in the library:

Tanner, David B.Optical effects in solids201920 B 30
Braat, Joseph …Imaging optics201920 B 31
Campoamor-Stursberg, Rutwig …Group theory in physics20192 H 51
Benenti, Giuliano …Principles of quantum computation and information20198 A 54
Stwertka, AlbertA guide to the elements201840 A 35
He, Guang S. … Advanced nonlinear optics201820 F 67
Roth, Siegmar …
Foundations of solid state physics201926 B 99
Advances in catalysis – Vol. 62201828 D 12-Vol. 62
Advances in catalysis – Vol. 632018 28 D 12-Vol. 63

You find the books in the library’s new acquisition section.

Max Planck Forum zu Fakten in der Wissenschaft

Das nächste Max Planck Forum erscheint im Rahmen der Reihe “Die Macht neuer Erkenntisse – Freiheit und Verantwortung der Wissenschaft”:

Fakten als Politikum. Wissenschaft unter Druck
11.06.2019
19:00 Uhr
Der Tagesspiegel, Askanischer Platz 3, 10963 Berlin

Anmeldung und weitere Informationen:
https://www.mpg.de/13437270/max-planck-forum-fakten-als-politikum.html

Eine Veranstaltung im Rahmen der Kampagne Freiheit ist unser System.

FHI Coffee Talk No. 7

Web search engines: Is Startpage better than Google?
Kati Dumke

Search engines – everyone knows them, everyone uses them. But how do they work, what types of search engines are there and why is Startpage better than Google according to Stiftung Warentest?

Thursday, 6 June 2019
1 pm
FHI Library
Building A

Coffee & Tea for free
Max. 10 minutes talk