Open access at ETH Zurich

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The aim of open access is to make scientific literature freely accessible and free of charge to everyone on the internet.

This webpage provides information on open-access publishing at ETH Zurich. We advise on publication possibilities for members of ETH Zurich and report on the latest developments from the open-access movement.

ETH Library is your university-wide point of contact for all questions regarding open access.
Get in touch – we will only be too glad to help.

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Date Link and Description
06.11.2019 Research Collection: Statistics October 2019
In October 2019, the number of journal article downloads reached a new record level. More than 70,000 downloads were made in a single month.
04.11.2019 Open access and its hurdles
Report of the panel discussion of 24 October 2019
04.10.2019 Research Collection: Statistics September 2019
The highest Altmetric Score in September was achieved by an article dealing with the influence of an astronomical event on the paleoclimate. According to the article, meteorite dust could have triggered an ice age on Earth about 460...
03.10.2019 Persistent Identifiers in Research – Highlights
Slides from the event available online
26.09.2019 Research data management: from theory to practice
Our workshop series demonstrates how you can retain control in the Open Science environment.
24.09.2019 Open access full-fledged: future roles of the stakeholders
Panel discussion on 24 October 2019 at ETH Zurich
24.09.2019 How to go Open Access (Webinar)
Take part in our online course on 03.10.2019 and learn how to publish open-access, what funding opportunities you have and what requirements have to be met.
04.09.2019 Research Collection: Statistics August 2019
August was a month of comebacks for the most popular works: the most downloaded article as well as the dataset and the doctoral thesis had already been on this list. This is not surprising in the case of...
03.09.2019 How to publish an article in the Research Collection
Would you like to make your journal article open access? In a new video tutorial, you can learn how to upload your article to the Research Collection and what you need to keep in mind at every step...