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

Dear users, due to maintenance work on 15 December 2022 (from 5pm to 7pm approximately) there will be restrictions in accessing the eDiss server of the SUB Göttingen.
We would like to ask you not to publish any dissertation electronically during that time, as it could lead to data loss. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

  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 please add a copy of their invitation to the oral examination to the print copies. You are also welcome to drop off print copies directly at the Medicine Library.
  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, 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.

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)
Please replace "_AT_" with the "@" sign when using our email adresses.

Medicine Library (Doctoral candidates of medicine only)

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 (general inquiries)
Tel.: +49 (0)551 39-28655 (open access/parallel publications)
Please replace "_AT_" with the "@" sign when using our email adresses.

Postal address

SUB Göttingen-Zentralbibliothek
Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1
37073 Göttingen