Since its foundation in summer 2003, the Göttingen University Press (Universitätsverlag Göttingen) offers innovative services and solutions for publication, primarily focused on the scholarly community at the Göttingen University.
Our services include

  • Electronic Publications in Open Access,
  • High quality print (on demand)
  • Publication support and information on location
  • Short realization intervals
  • Guaranteed quality assurance
  • Optional peer review through our editorial board
  • Marketing & distribution
  • long term archiving, storage

All publications from the program "Universitätsverlag" that have undergone additional peer review are stored on the university's publication server GOESCHOLAR.

All publications of the Universitätsverlag Göttingen are accessible via the OPAC of the SUB and can be ordered via booksellers. In addition, the Open Access publications are long-term archived at the German National Library (DNB) and can be found via search engines such as Google Scholar or BASE and in digital libraries such as the OAPEN Library and the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB). All digital publications of Göttingen University Press are made permanently available.

The press has close relationships to other open access related activities of the library such as


High Integration of Research Monographs in the European Open Science infrastructure


Electronic Dissertations at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


Göttingen Centre for Digital Humanities

More projects at the SUB Göttingen ...

The permanent and worldwide availability of University of Göttingen publications is a central concern of the Göttingen University Press. The Press should not be seen as a competitor, but as a complement to medium-sized publishing houses.

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