OPUS publication server

Final theses can be made accessible as a full-text document in the online catalog of the university library. Advantages of this include free publication, worldwide and immediate availability of the document, targeted research and long-term archiving. Contact person for online publication is Mr. Figge ; Tel.: +49 331 6202 440.

The online publication server (OPUS) contains mainly final theses of students.

Advantages of Open Access of university publications

  • Provide convenient and fast free access to your publications
  • The publication server provides an external scientific presentation of the film university
  • University publications are only published if they have been reviewed very positively, i.e. attention is paid to quality
  •  This means that your work will demonstrably be read more and cited more frequently- Of course, open access publications are also protected by copyright. The rights remain with the author



Informationsplattform zu Open Access


The Directory of Open Access Depositories
OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controled list of repositories.


Directory of Open Access Journals
DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.


online library and publication plattform
The OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of humanities and social sciences. OAPEN works with publishers to build a quality controlled collection of open access books, and provides services for publishers, libraries and research funders in the areas of deposit, quality assurance, dissemination, and digital preservation.