This platform provides open access to the publications of the Max Planck Research Library for the History and Development of Knowledge. The aim is to disseminate peer-reviewed results of scholarly work to a broad audience rapidly and at low cost. The volumes presented are directed at scholars and students in a wide range of disciplines and are available online, as print-on-demand books and open-access publications.
Edition Open Sources (EOS) pioneers a new paradigm in publishing, devoted to open access and high-quality peer review. This collaborative scholarly endeavour publishes academic editions of primary sources in the history of science in online, digital and print formats and offers post-doctoral fellowships in the digital humanities.