LIPIcs–Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics is a series of high-quality conference proceedings across all fields in informatics established in cooperation with Schloss Dagstuhl –Leibniz Center for Informatics.
LIPIcs volumes are peer-reviewed and published according to the principle of OpenAccess, i.e., they are available online and free of charge. Schloss Dagstuhl institutes an Editorial Board to assure the high scientific quality of the series by overseeing the selection of the conferences to be included.
For detailed information, please refer to the announcement of the series.
LIPIcs is published on DROPS (Dagstuhl Research Online Publication Server). Technical and adminstrative details can be found on the DROPS webpages.
Please visit the LIPIcs webportal to access the available volumes of LIPIcs.
An overview of the conference whose proceedings are published in LIPIcs is available here: Which conferences are included in LIPIcs?
- We charge an article-processing charge (APC) of currently 15 EUR (net) to the editors of a volume. There are no submission fees for submitting a paper. For 2017 and 2018, the APC gets increased by 15 EUR (2017: 30 EUR, 2018: 45 EUR). Starting with 2019, the APC will be 60 EUR. The stepwise increase aims for a cost-covering APC. The transition from an APC of currently 15 EUR to an APC of 60 EUR is subsidized by the Heidelberg Institute of Theoretical Studies (HITS).
- Each volume is published on our publication server DROPS (http://drops.dagstuhl.de).
Each article is published under a Creative Commons CC BY license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). The authors retain their copyright.
- Each volumes is assigned an ISBN.
- Each article is assigned a DOI and a URN.
- The digital archiving of each volume is done in cooperation with the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek/German National Library (http://www.dnb.de).
(Status: March 2016)
- Vol. 46: Emmanuelle Anceaume and Christian Cachin and Maria Potop-Butucaru (Eds.), "19th International Conference on Principles of Distributed Systems (OPODIS 2015)", published October 2016.
- Vol. 61: Anne Broadbent (Eds.), "11th Conference on the Theory of Quantum Computation, Communication and Cryptography (TQC 2016)", published September 2016.
- Vol. 60: Klaus Jansen and Claire Mathieu and José D. P. Rolim and Chris Umans (Eds.), "Approximation, Randomization, and Combinatorial Optimization. Algorithms and Techniques (APPROX/RANDOM 2016)", published September 2016.