The Living Reviews Project

sInfo steering committee meeting, Garching 30th June 2006

Christina Weyher

Heinz Nixdorf Center for Information Management
in the Max Planck Society

A micro-publisher ...

... and Software Shop

Operational Concept...


Where are we going?

For more information on publishing by libraries - in particular more on "archive-based publishing and overlay journals"- see

To follow up on the workshop at Berlin 4 a wiki was started to collect ideas on interoperability of epublishing software components.

Information about the publishing workshop at ELPUB 2006 is available here.

Who are we?

LivRev core team

editorial offices outside the MPS: Vienna, Müncheberg

co-developers for hermes and conference tools

the community: editorial boards, authors, referees, readers

Our Business Model ...

... is pretty simple:

... worked pretty well so far.

Thank you for your attention.


Find links to relevant resources in the online version of this presentation at