Pre- and Postprints

tub.dok – The Open Access Repository of TUHH
The green way to open access

Publications before (preprint) oder after peer review (postprint) can be additionally published as open access on tub.dok our institutional repository.

By now many publishers are allowing the publication of pre- and postprints on institutional repositories. The SHERPA/RoMEO list hosted by the University of Nottingham, UK, is providing a good overview.

If your article is not published in an open access journals, then ensure your right on self-archiving!

If you do not publish in open access journals, please ensure the open access right to publish the postprint of your article on the institutional repository of the TUHH. Your individual contract with the publisher should include the following passage:

Die TU Hamburg erhält das Recht, den Inhalt des Artikels mit dem Zeitpunkt seines Erscheinens (alternativ 3 oder 6 Monate nach Erscheinen des Artikels) der Öffentlichkeit über das Internet oder in sonstiger Form frei zugänglich zu machen.

The Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) shall be entitled to make the contents of the article freely accessible to the general public on the internet or in some other form at the time of publication (alternatively 3 or 6 months after the article’s publication).