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Propylaeum is the “Specialized Information Service for Classical Studies” (FID) provided by Heidelberg University Library and the Bavarian State Library in Munich. It is closely aligned with the scientific needs of the researchers. Our activities that are supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) cover “search technology”, “electronic publishing / Open Access”, “retro digitization and online presentation of research related media” as well as “science communication”.

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[Translate to Englisch:] Propylaeum Search

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[Translate to Englisch:] open access

Propylaeum supports the Open Access publishing model for distributing research results. Open source software ist used to release eJournals, eBooks and scientific papers. We publish therefore primary publications (“gold”) as well as secondary publications (“green”). The free of charge offer addresses researchers in the field of Classical Studies all over the world.

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Current Events

22.05.2018 - 26.05.2018 19. Internationaler Kongress der Klassischen Archäologie Köln/Bonn, 22. – 26. Mai 2018
Location: Deuschland, Köln und Bonn
31.05.2018 - 02.06.2018 9. Symposium zur ägyptischen Königsideologie: "Egyptian royal ideology and kingship under periods of foreign rulers [...]
Location: Deutschland, München
28.06.2018 - 30.06.2018 Homo pictor. Image studies and archaeology in dialogue
Location: Deutschland, Freiburg i.Br.