Employees at the Johannes Kepler University Linz can enter scientific and academic documents on to the JKU ePub system. However, documents will only be made accessible after being reviewed by the library. If you have any questions, please send an inquiry to open-access(at)jku.at.
Upload Open Access Publications
Please use the following form depending on the type of publication:
Alternatively you can also send your document to: open-access(at)jku.at to upload or talk with us regarding any technical or legal specifications.What can up uploaded to the JKU ePub system?
Secondary publications of scientific/academic publications such as:
- Journal articles
- Essays/articles in collected works
- Individual chapters from monographs
- Working papers
- Conference papers
- Technical reports
Electronic first release publications can only be added providing they comply with corresponding quality control. Documents – such as teaching materials, readers, and/or presentations – cannot be uploaded to the JKU ePub system.
If you have signed a publishing contract, please make sure to check if and what agreements have been made regarding second publishing. If the contract does not contain clauses pertaining to second publishing, you can check Sherpa/Romeo (http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/) in regards to the terms and conditions of over 2600 journals regarding their open access conditions. If the journal, periodical, or publisher is not listed, you can consult the publisher’s homepage or send an e-mail request to the publisher.
If you need assistance with any legal clarification, please contact us at the University Library: open-access(at)jku.at. By request, we can undertake the required research for you.