Publishing services




We offer our authors and editors comprehensive services. The FAU University Press

  • provides quotations for the cost of your publication
  • provides low-priced authors’ and mandatory copies
  • offers advice on and assistance with manuscript design
  • gives advice and support in designing the book cover, the title page and publication information in line with the corporate design of FAU University Press
  • obtains reasonable print quotations and monitors the production of the print version in close collaboration with the printer
  • issues the ISBN (international standard book number) and the ISSN where necessary
  • provides for inclusion in the German Books in Print (VLB) catalogue (, the registration of metadata for the German National Bibliography and the shipment of mandatory copies
  • ensures registration of the publication with online bookstores and provides data so that the publication will be found by online search engines
  • lists the publication on the website of FAU University Press, in the Library Union Catalogue of Bavaria and the FAU University Library catalogue
  • guarantees permanent archiving of the digital version in the OPUS FAU repository
  • guarantees contractually agreed minimum availability
  • takes responsibility for shipping, sales and invoicing
  • dispatches review copies on request