About the repository

Leibniz Universität Hannover Institutional Repository enables members and alumni of Leibniz Universität Hannover to publish their scientific documents Open Access, free of charge. All of the publications deposited in the repository will be freely accessible worldwide, and permanently available and citeable. They will be found in major search engines, databases and library catalogues.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Publishing process

In the next sections, you will find important information about the publishing process – how can I go about publishing documents in the repository, and what do I have to consider?

Finding and using

A description of how to find documents in the repository is given in the section Finding and using.


The guidelines provide a detailed description of the features and scope of the repository. This includes the objectives and performance, as well as the rights that have to be granted.


The section on rights provides advice on copyright issues that may have to be clarified before publishing a document. It also recommends free licenses for your publication.

Leibniz Universität Hannover Institutional Repository is operated by Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB).