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Free access to scientific and scholarly information for everyone, everywhere - that is Open Access.

At open-access.network, you will find not only information about Open Access, but also a wide range of training and networking opportunities to which we cordially invite you! The Open Access Helpdesk offers concrete individual advice.

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What is Open Access?

Open Access during the COVID-19 Pandemic

An overview of various services for finding and publishing Open Access Research on the Corona Virus and beyond is provided here by the projects open-access.network (funded by the BMBF) and the National Open Access Contact Point OA2020-DE (funded by the Alliance of German Science Organisations).

Open-Access-Tage

Die Open-Access-Tage sind mit rund 400 Teilnehmer*innen die jährliche zentrale Plattform für die stetig wachsende Open-Access- und Open-Science-Community aus Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Sie richten sich an alle, die sich intensiv mit den Möglichkeiten, Bedingungen und Perspektiven des wissenschaftlichen Publizierens befassen. Dazu gehören Mitarbeiter*innen von Bibliotheken und anderen Einrichtungen der Wissenschaftsinfrastruktur und von Verlagen ebenso wie Wissenschaftler*innen und Mitglieder der Wissenschaftsadministration.