When preparing your document it is wise to think about the layout of your document at an early stage.

The formal layout of an electronic document is on the one hand dependent on the approach of the author (and the faculty/department respectively) regarding form, content and aesthetics, on the other hand technical restrictions, e.g. the word processing software used, play a decisive role. The following recommendations can take up some aspects but not cover all questions.

Please look about the page technical requirements. There you find help for technical questions (e.g. converting documents to pdf) and some templates.

For further questions you may contact us. With this questions in the forefront of the publication you can avoid possibly time-consuming corrections. 

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Recommendable further reading (in german language)

Recommendable further reading the UB Siegen keeps in stock

Mostly you can find further literature via the GHBS notation ALB

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For general information
Dr. rer. nat. Nikola Korb
AR-UB 202, Tel.: 0271/740-4265

Technical questions
Holger Spörl
AR-UB 020, Tel: 0271/740-4258

Hochschulschriften- und Tauschstelle
Frau Luise Leidig-Krause
AR-UB 014, Tel: 0271/740-4294

Document types

Doctoral theses

Postdoctoral theses

Other examination papers