The library offers all members of the university – teachers, students and staff – the opportunity to publish electronically generated, qualified documents via its online publication system free of charge. After publication, the texts are available worldwide on the internet and are permanently archived by the library. The documents are indexed and accessible via library catalogues and search engines of the WWW:

OPUS - Publication Server of Detmold University of Music

If you want to search for texts of the university, please select the Search menu, which offers you various search options.

If you want to publish a document, please select the Publish menu, which allows you to upload your document to the university publication server in a few steps. Please additionally hand in this printed and signed declaration (Erklärung) to the library. Your document will be released after a formal check by the library.


Do you have any questions about publishing your texts on OPUS? Please contact:

Andreas Klingenberg (Director)
(05231) 975-725 |