About Universitätsverlag Potsdam (University Press)

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Expertise in Publishing for Researchers and Lecturers of All Faculties of Potsdam University

  • free digital infrastructure and publishing services for university members
  • free online publishing according to Open Access principles
  • inexpensive print publications
  • long-term availability on our publication server and in the book trade
  • more than 600 titles available from stock

Universitätsverlag Potsdam is a member of the AG Universitätsverlage (University Press Working Group)

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    Our Services at a Glance

    •    supervision of technical production process
    •    quality assurance by typographical standards, proofreading etc.
    •    we can recommend professional typesetters or proofreaders - if necessary
    •    we offer cover designs according to our corporate identity or free cover designs
    •    design and production of marketing materials


    •    publications provided with ISBN/ISSN, URN, DOI and ORCID
    •    registration at the bibliography of the German National Library/Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB)
    •    upload of full text to Google Books
    •    registration at the  Directory of Deliverable Books/Verzeichnis lieferbarer Bücher (VLB)
    •    publication of the online version as well as permanent archiving on our DINI certified Publication Server.


    •    distribution via our web shopand the book trade
    •    reprints at the expense of University Press ensure long-term availability in the book trade
    •    invoicing and revenue monitoring
    •    shipping of deposit copies and distribution via publication exchange, if applicable
    •    sending review copies to specialist journals


    •    integrating two copies to the collection of Potsdam University Library
    •    registration at the library catalogue and the University Bibliography