Open Access E-Publications
DuEPublico publishes primary and secondary publications of Duisburg-Essen university in Open Access. They are made available for search engines and archive institutions world-wide and reliably can be cited using a Digital Object Identifier (DOI).
Doctoral candidates of Duisburg Essen University have the option to publish their dissertation online as digital full text via DuEPublico: For free, quickly and visible world-wide! The dissertation directory lists all printed and electronic dissertations.
Open Educational Resources
Open Educational Resources (OER) means for us digital learning and teaching material, that is made available for free, under a open license without further restrictions. Via open interfaces and standardized metadata formats, OERs are made accessible for interested users, search engines and external services.
Gerhard Mercator was a geographer, cartographer and professor of cosmography at the historical university of Duisburg. Her you find four precious Mercator atlases from the 16th and 17th century as digitized object.