Open Access


Logos Verlag Berlin offers its authors a gold open access route, which means that we will publish your materials in our Open-Access platform simultaneously with your print edition. Your work will be made available to readers free of charge under a Creative Commons License.

Our Services
  • Providing a web-optimized book file
  • An interactive table of contents (Bookmarks)
  • Creating rich metadata
  • Allocating a DOI number for citations
  • Granting of the Creative Common license
  • Distributing to open access repositories (Zenodo, Open Research Library)
  • Indexing in the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
  • Linking your work to scientific search indexes
  • Submitting the digital deposit copy to the German National Library
  • Long-term archiving
  • Free download for all readers
Authors will be provided with a book file and will be free to distribute it on other webpages, i.e. university library repositories. Our standard licenses are CC BY-NC-ND and CC BY-SA. Other license models could also usually be implemented upon request. (e.g. CC BY) Please see the Creative Commons webpages for more information on these licenses.

Fair and transparent Conditions
The prices for the Open-Access licensing depend on the type of publication and include VAT:
Type of publication CC BY-NC-ND CC BY-SA
Dissertation 350,00 EUR 550,00 EUR
Monograph 600,00 EUR 900,00 EUR
Edited volumes 900,00 EUR 1200,00 EUR
Textbooks 1100,00 EUR 1900,00 EUR

Upon request, we could also assign a DOI of individual chapters, for a fee of 15 EUR per DOI. Please contact us directly to discuss possible DOI assignations for individual figures and tables.

Additional services
Additionally, we offer editing and proofreading services in German and English. We also provide professional typesetting services in InDesign or LaTeX. The cost for these services is estimated based on the complexity of each text. Our clients receive a binding offer for these services upon submitting the manuscript.
Service Price
Copy editing 2,50—4,00 EUR per 1650 characters
Editing 3,50—6,00 EUR per 1650 characters
Formatting 3,00—10,00 EUR per page
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