Publishing online at pub H-BRS

The publication server pub H-BRS is the Institutional Repository at Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University. The library offers members of the university the opportunity to publish qualified documents online, free of charge. These documents are archived and permanently available for download.

Research reports and working papers

Research reports and working papers can be published online by members of Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences. Authors can choose different licence texts of the Creative Commons licences.

For these publications on the publication server, the library assigns ISBN and DOI to ensure citability. Please contact us for this before creating the final version.


Departments and institutes of Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University can publish their own series of research reports or working papers online on the publication server.


Depending on the license agreements made with the publisher of your original publication, you may deposit the submitted or the peer-reviewed version of your article on the publication server.

The library delivers all PDF publications to the German National Library (DNB). This fulfils the DNB's right of deposit and ensures additional long-term archiving of the documents.