Publishing in LUP - Lund University Publications

Register your publications

Registration of all scientific publications is mandatory at Lund University. Full text upload is voluntary, yet recommended. The University Library maintain the services for registration and self archiving in LUCRIS.

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Lund University Research Portal

ISBN for dissertations

All doctoral dissertations must have an ISBN. The number is unique to your publication. Electronically published publications have a separate number. Both ISBNs should appear on both versions. The library distributes ISBN for dissertations. Send the following information to

  • If you need two ISBN numbers, one for the printed version and one for the digital version
  • Name
  • Birth date
  • Title of the thesis
  • Date of defence


Kemicentrum library Cajsa Andersson               Publishing service, Lund University Library

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Open Access Credits at RSC

Researchers who have an article accepted in a RSC journal will receive a code which is then used to make the article freely available via the RSC website. This is valid until 31 March 2018.

Send a message to this email address if you want the voucher code:

OA publishing with Springer

Springer Compact is a national agreement that allows Lund University researchers (corresponding authors) to publish golden Open Access in 1700 Springer journals. APC cost is covered by the agreement.

More information about the agreement

LUCRIS - research information system

LUCRIS has replaced LUP (Lund University Publications) as the registration interface for scholarly publications. In addition, LUCRIS contain other research information.

More about LUCRIS