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Free access to knowledge

The publication platform perspectivia.net sees itself as an international, epoch-spanning and interdisciplinary portal for digital publications in the humanities. This infrastructure of the Max Weber Foundation - German Humanities Institutes Abroad provides free access to the publications by the institutes and their cooperation partners. This Max Weber Foundation is committed to the principles of Open Access, thus perspectivia.net promotes free access to knowledge and accompanies the transformation of the humanities towards an open science.

Publication server

Initial digital publications and secondary publications of the institutes of the Max Weber Foundation and its partners: journals, publication series, books, articles, and lectures, also in audio and video.

Sources and databases

Digital source collections, historical datasets and critical editions from of the research activities of the institutes and their partners on the perspectivia.net source portal and other platforms.

Digital journals

The e-journals of the institutes of the Max Weber Foundation with a dedicated domain. The perspectivia.net journal service is based on Open Journal Systems (OJS).