Research and publications

If you would like to publish your research data or scientific work at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, the University Library supports you in various ways. For doctoral and postdoctoral theses, you can use the University’s publication server KU.opus. The publication server KU.edoc is the central tool for scientific publications by members of the University. The media server allows you to manage and present visual media.

Under the heading "Sharing knowledge, promoting exchange", the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt supports Open Access publishing. The University Library offers support in this area as well – from publication infrastructure and advice regarding legal issues to possibilities for financial support.

Publication guidance

In print or online? What does open access publishing mean? How can I get funding for my publication? We are happy to support and advise you on all questions that come up in the process of publishing your work.

Open Access

Making scientific publications available free of charge and permanently on the Internet, increasing visibility and citation frequency while safeguarding copyrights – this is the goal of Open Access.
The Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt supports publishing in Open Access journals and on the University's publication server KU.edoc.


Der Publikationsserver der KU ist das zentrale Nachweisinstrument für wissenschaftliche Publikationen von Angehörigen der Universität.


Die Mediendatenbank der KU


Publish your doctoral theses or habilitation online with KU.opus free of charge. All electronic documents are published, permanently archived and can be searched worldwide via search engines and library catalogs.