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Propylaeum is the “Specialized Information Service Classics” (FID) provided by the Heidelberg University Library and the Bavarian State Library in Munich. It is closely aligned with the scientific needs of the researchers. The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) supports the developement of our services  “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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Propylaeum - Publishing

[Translate to Englisch:] open access

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

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Current Events

11.03.2019 - 16.03.2019 Socio-Environmental Dynamics over the Last 15,000 Years: The Creation of Landscapes VI
Location: Deutschland, Kiel
12.03.2019 - 13.03.2019 Fortbildung für Fachreferentinnen und Fachreferenten der Altertumswissenschaften
Location: Deutschland, Heidelberg
14.03.2019 - 16.03.2019 Ästhetik versus Programmatik? Perspektiven der Archäologischen Stilforschung
Location: Deutschland, Tübingen