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Some publishing houses only permit the publication of articles in repositories after a so-called embargo from the first publication date. This can vary from 2 The embargo generally varies between 6 to 36 months.

You can nevertheless submit your article at any time to the Research Collection. When uploading the file, indicate the embargo end date - your file will then be automatically made available to external users on this day while only metadata will be visible immediately.


  • your are allowed to publish a preprint
  • you are allowed to publish a postprint in an open acccess repository after an embargo of 12 months
  • your are not allowed to publish the publisher's version