Open Access: Free and unrestricted online access to scientific and scholarly information 

  • unrestricted and cost-free access to scientific information on the Internet

  • transferring rights to the users

  • credit original user

  • rules of good scientific practice apply

We support Open Access Archiving by providing the institutional repository MPG.PuRe
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Max Planck Society Open Access Definition

Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities

List of Max Planck funded Open-access Journals: Max Planck Digital Library-Journal list

  • provide your Max-Planck E-mail address 

  • author must be (in most cases) corresponding author 

  • use correct MPI/MPG affiliation

  • for details please check the Max-Planck Digital Library Journal list