Here, we have collected some information leaflets, guidelines and tutorials around academic work and publishing that may be helpful to you.

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Unpaywall - browser extension that finds open access versions of an article, opens an external URL in a new window

An article you would like to read is behind a paywall? This browser add-on will check for you if an open access version is available.

Creative Commons Licenses, opens a file in a new window

TU Wien Bibliothek's German-language guide to Creative Commons licences (CC licenses) and their use, including FAQs.

DOI Citation Formatter, opens an external URL in a new window

Not sure how to cite an electronic document correctly? Copy the DOI into the citation formatter and get the correct citation.

Enago Academy: academic publishing, opens an external URL in a new window

Free English-language webinars (registration required) - from peer review to journal selection to recognising "predatory publishing".

Foster - Open Science Training Courses, opens an external URL in a new window

Free English-language webinars (registration required) on topics including responsible research and innovation (RRI), open peer review and FAIR data.

Harvard Guide to Using Sources, opens an external URL in a new window

A guide for students learning how to write academic papers:  What challenges have to be mastered in finding and using sources, and how can it be done in a scientifically correct way?

Introduction to Academic English, opens an external URL in a new window

An introduction into academic writing in the English language especially for non-native speakers

Reference management, opens a file in a new window

TU Wien Bibliothek's German-language information sheet giving a short overview of how to choose a (free) reference management software

Manuscript design, citations, scientific integrity

TU Wien Bibliothek's short overview for students and TU Wien researchers on formal conventions of academic manuscripts and citation styles ( APA Publication Manual, IEEE Reference Guide etc.)

OeAWI guidelines for good scientific practice , opens an external URL in a new window

German and English language codex identifying principles for a high quality of research