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OPEN ACCESS at TU Kaiserslautern

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The University Library is actively engaged in the field of Open Access, which has proven to be an effective model for publishing scientific work, providing for the worldwide, free and unrestricted access to research results. Accordingly the president of the TU Kaiserslautern signed up the Berlin Declaration on Open Access. The university encourages scientists to publish their research results Open Access (Open Access Policy).

For several years the library provides the certified online publication platform KLUEDO to publish electronically generated degree theses and papers of high quality.

Since 2018 the Open Access Publishing Fund (DFG) of the TU Kaiserslautern offers financial support for researchers who publish articles in Open Access journals.

Open Access Strategies

There are different paths (gold road, green road) to make scientific publications available. Thus, all that glitters is not gold.

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Financing of OA-publications

Since the beginning of 2018 a publication fund supports scientists at the TUK when publishing Open Access.

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Services

Consulting service, Talks, KLUEDO

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Open Educational Resources

Free educational materials

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OA Journals and OA Books

Information for authors

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Evaluation of Open Access

Impact Factor, Predatory Journals

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Contact


Open Access Representative
Deputy
Clerk

Please direct all inquiries by e-mail:

openaccess(at)ub.uni-kl.de
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