Publishing services

The Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg offers its authors diverse Open Access alternatives to publish their research results.

Consultation Services

Writing comes before publishing. If you would like to know the options for researchers at MLU, we offer consultation on publishing, our publication fund and on research data management.


SciFlow is a scientific online text editor. It offers an easy access for writing articles or other types of documents alone or in collaboration with others. The templates allow for easy formatting either for the intended journal or for export in different formats (HTML, Word, TeX, PDF). A main focus is data protection, so sensitive documents are safe.

Open Journal System

Our Open Journal System (OJS) allows you to publish articles in online journals which you can create. Seven journals are currently available via our OJS. If you wish to publish your own Open Access journal, do not hesitate to contact us, we’ll be happy to help!

Share_it Publication Server

If you wish to publish your research research publications in direct form or as secondary publication or research data sets, our repository Share_it provides you with a modern option to do so. Do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to publish your results online.


The Specialized Information Service Middle East-, North African- and Islamic Studies provides its own repository for secondary publication of subject-relevant literature. If you have relevant materials for this repository, we would like to hear from you.