- For general information
Dr. rer. nat. Nikola Korb firstname.lastname@example.org AR-UB 016, Tel.: 0271/740-4265
- Technical questions
AR-UB 020, Tel: 0271/740-4258
- For questions to doctoral thesis, post-doctoral thesis and other examination papers and to the disposal of your documents
Hochschulschriften- und Tauschstelle
Frau Luise Leidig-Krause email@example.com
AR-UB 014, Tel: 0271/740-4294
Opening times: Mo-Fr: 8:30 - 12:00 Uhr
Please make an appointment for the disposal of your documents
Information about OPUS Siegen
Siegen University Libarary provides a free of charge repository named OPUS Siegen (OPUS = Online PUblication Server) with the purpose to publish, archive and retrieve electronical documents produced at the University of Siegen.
The Univesity Library applies acknowledged qualitiy standards und offers support for publishing Your documents.
Which advantage offers the electronic publishing in OPUS Siegen?
You can publish your document quick and cost-efficient in OPUS Siegen. Because of professional indexing with metadata , your document will be searchable in local, national and international search portals. With this you achieve a quick and world-wide availability, irrespective of place and time. The permanent archiving and with this the guarantee of the possibility of citation are ensured. For example alle documents are provided with a Uniform Resource Name (URN) which is stored together with the document in OPUS Siegen and by the German Nationallibrary (long-term preservation). This guarantees a permanent and stable addressing.
Document types in OPUS Siegen
At the moment the following document types can be published by members of the University of Siegen in OPUS Siegen:
- Doctoral Thesis
- Post-doctoral thesis
- State examination-, Diploma-, Master- and Bachelor's Thesis (just upon the recommendation of the tutor)
- Proceedings (Conference papers)
- Books (e.g. Series)
- Other electronic publications