Coronavirus / COVID-19 / SARS-CoV-2

The proceedings of conferences that have to be cancelled, postponed, or re-located (also to the virtual room) due to the COVID 19 pandemic can be processed and published as planned.

Metadata such as the venue or time of the event or even the frontmatter/preface can be adjusted at short notice immediately before the actual publication.

LIPIcs: Leibniz International |Proceedings in Informatics

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?


Useful Information

  • We charge the total cost of the entire volume to the conference organisation. We do not charge individual authors.
  • We charge a Processing Charge of 60 EUR (net) ...
    • per published paper (if the average count of main text pages (number of pages excluding title page and bibliography) per article is ≤ 20)
    • per block of 20 main text pages (otherwise).
    For a detailed description and background regarding the processing charge, please visit the site Processing Charge
  • Each volume is published on our publication server DROPS (
  • Each article is published under a Creative Commons CC BY license ( 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 (


(Status: December 2019)



Recently published:

  • Vol. 168: Artur Czumaj and Anuj Dawar and Emanuela Merelli (Eds.), "47th International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP 2020)", published June 2020.
  • Vol. 167: Zena M. Ariola (Eds.), "5th International Conference on Formal Structures for Computation and Deduction (FSCD 2020)", published June 2020.
  • Vol. 162: Susanne Albers (Eds.), "17th Scandinavian Symposium and Workshops on Algorithm Theory (SWAT 2020)", published June 2020.

To the Publications

LIPIcs webportal: Archive of all published LIPIcs volumes.

LIPIcs @ dblp

Check all LIPIcs volumes at dblp: LIPIcs @ dblp

Styles and Instructions


In case of questions, please contact:

Dr. Michael Wagner

Phone: + 49 (0)6871 / 905-200

E-Mail: michael.wagner(at)