How to publish open access books?

What kinds of publications?

All French or English book types in all areas of science, technology and medicine (STM) are accepted: monographs, collections, etc.

All books published by EDP Open are peer-reviewed with the best practices and ethical principles.

Format of publication

All books can be read and downloaded in PDF format. Readers can view the contents, or the complete book. A paper version of some books can be purchased.


All our books are indexed in the Directory of Open Access Book and OAPEN.

Copyright – possibility of reusing the content

EDP Open Books are published under the Creative Commons Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC) license, so they can be reused and redistributed for non-commercial purposes as long as the original author is credited as such.

Contact and information

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A scientific editor will take charge of your project and will suggest the best solution for you.