Publishing, registering, managing

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

Research Collection publication platform

The Research Collection (external link) is ETH Zurich's publication platform. University members can publish their scientific full texts open-access as well as archive their research data and make them accessible to the public. Furthermore, the Research Collection records all publications produced at ETH Zurich and serves as a source for publication lists in the academic reporting and on ETH Zurich’s websites.

Further information on the Research Collection

Publishing in open access journals

ETH Library provides researchers from ETH Zurich with the possibility to publish in open-access journals either free of charge or at a reduced price (external link).

Open access helpdesk and trainings

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 posted about current information events and webinars. We are happy to advise you individually via telephone or email.

Managing and archiving research data

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


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.

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

Reference management software