Publish your digital doctoral thesis Open Access at the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB Göttingen).

  1. 1 Create your dissertation as PDF. Create your dissertation as a single PDF file without any security restrictions.
  2. 2 Login at eDiss. When you are using eDiss for the first time, a simple registration is required.
  3. 3 “Publish Now" Click “Publish Now" and complete the submission form. If you have an approved request to temporarily block your eDiss PDF, please upload a scan of this request as another file. Finally, you must agree to our deposit license.
  4. 4 Deliver two printed copies of your work at the SUB. Please send us the two printed copies of your dissertation via mail or deposit them in the mail box at the staff entrance (at the back of the central library) or hand them in at the reception desk of the central library.
    Doctoral candidates of medicine must add a copy of their invitation to the oral examination to the print copies.
  5. 5 Done. Your publication will be enabled by our editors.
    You will be notified via e-mail upon the release of your dissertation.

If you have any questions, please contact us via email or phone.

eDiss Office - SUB Göttingen (Central Library)

Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1

The consultation of the doctoral students in the SUB takes place mainly by e-mail due to the Corona pandemic, but appointments for telephone consultation can be arranged. For this purpose, please send us an e-mail with your desired appointment time.
Immediate availability by telephone for the entire duration of the specified office hours cannot be guaranteed due to the particular situation. Please replace "_AT_" with the "@" sign when using our email adresses.

Mo - Fr 10:00 – 12:00 h
Tel.: +49 (0)551 39-27809 (general inquiries)
Tel.: +49 (0)551 39-28655 (open access/parallel publications)(

Doctoral candidates of medicine only

Medical Library

Robert-Koch-Str. 40
Information desk
Mon – Fri 8:00 – 24:00 h
Sat - Sun 8:00 – 22:00 h
Holidays 10:00 – 20:00 h
Tel.: +49 551 39-8395

Postal address

SUB Göttingen-Zentralbibliothek
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1
37073 Göttingen