Publishing, registering, managing

ETH Library offers a comprehensive range of services on all aspects of electronic publishing.

Open access publishing

ETH Library runs the ETH E-Collection (external link), ETH Zurich's institutional repository. Via this publication platform, papers from ETH Zurich can be published for free and made accessible all over the world based on the principle of open access. More information on how to publish in ETH E-Collection.

On the Open Access at ETH Zurich web pages, we provide information on legal, financial and organisational aspects of open access publishing and keep you abreast of the latest developments from the open access movement.

Institutional bibliography

ETH E-Citations (external link) provides details of the academic publications that originate from ETH Zurich.

Reference management software


ETH Library is your central point of contact for questions concerning ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) and coordinating its introduction at ETH Zurich.

DOI registration

The ETH Zurich DOI desk is the official DOI registration office for the Swiss university and research sector.

Managing and archiving research data

The Digital Curation Office offers support in managing, publishing and archiving research data.

ISBN allocation

Allocation of ISBN for publications by institutes at ETH Zurich

Image information system

E-Pics (external link) is the platform for the management, archiving and online use of image data at ETH Zurich