Scope of duties

  • Kiel University Library operates the open access publication platform MACAU (Link) together with the University Computing Centre. It creates globally visible, free access to first or second scientific digital publications. The service is available to all members of Kiel University (CAU) and closely associated academic institutions for publishing work.
  • The University Library is home to the CAU's publishing company, science's partner for high quality publication projects with a modern design. University members can publish their research findings in a variety of forms (monographs, collections, catalogues, journals, etc.) and formats (digital with a print-on-demand option) - via the gold open access model.