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FAIR Data in Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences

The Enabling FAIR Data project wants to ensure sustainable access to and usage of research data[more...]

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Repository Finder

More and more investors and publishers expect that research data is provided through appropriate repositories, e.g. GFZ Data Services ([more...]

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ProQuest Ebook Central

Scientific Ebook Portal[more...]

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Google Dataset Search

A new service, similar to Google Scholar.[more...]

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Library Tour

Friday, 7 December 2018, 10 a.m. - Meeting point: Help Desk, A 17

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DEAL-Negotiations on hold: Elsevier interrupts access to content of the current year.

The Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany negotiates national contracts with the three big publishers. The Deal Initiative aims for a national contract (read and publish) which allows all participating institutions...[more...]

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Press release by HRK on DEAL: Elsevier-demands are unacceptable to science

“The excessive demands put forward by Elsevier have left us with no choice but to suspend negotiations between the publisher and the DEAL project set up by the Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany.”

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