OA at the JLU
With its Open Access Resolution (German) the steering committee of the Justus Liebig University (JLU) supports the Open Access principles, as they are described in the Berliner Erklärung and in the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).
In this way the JLU promotes the change in the culture of scientific publishing and communication, increases its international presence and perceives its social responsibility as a modern university to ensure free access to the findings of its researchers.
- The JLU's takes over the article processing charges that some Open Access journals demand from the authors.
- Participations in DFG-funded licenses and national consortia grant severals discounts for article processing charges or they are completely waived.
- The (GEB) is available as an institutional repository for first or parallel publication.