November 29, 2015

Max Planck Society and De Gruyter Partner to Publish Open Access Books

From Research Information:

The Max Planck Society and De Gruyter will cooperate to publish open-access (OA) books. The agreement covers texts intended by scholars at the more than 80 individual Max Planck institutes working around the world today in all the disciplines in which the Max Planck Society is active. These include the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities, and applies to both monographs and anthologies.


Books will be available free online and print versions will also be released.

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