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How to publish scientific articles - knowing how


The Gold Road (Open Access, first publication)

Researchers publish their contributions directly in Open Access journals and as Open Access books. The advantage: the publications are immediately freely accessible. Publication fees may apply.


  1. Results of publicly funded research
  2. Submission of manuscripts to the Open Access publisher and peer review
  3. Acceptance for publication
  4. Copyright remains with the author  ̶  granting of the "licence to publish" to the Open Access publisher
  5. Possible "publication fee" to cover publishing costs
  6. Open Access "first publication", thereby making it accessible to the public
  7. Public reuse rights under open licences
  8. Accelerated scientific progress and increased return on public investment thanks to Open Access