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At GRIN you find scientific information on every subject - with about 150.000 publications we offer one of the largest academic databases. GRIN cooperates with many universities, professors and renowned media like SPIEGEL ONLINE to constantly expand its database of knowledge.
Many of our publications are free and a large part can be found exclusively here - the GRIN catalogue grows day by day.
GRIN offers you the possibility to publish your academic or scientific work online and as a book for free. Valuable knowledge and millions of scholarly papers shouldn't collect dust in the drawers of the authors.
We make sure that your texts are accessible for everyone worldwide - and you can earn through the sales of your texts. That there is a demand is proven by our user statistics. Over four million users a month visit our publishing websites. On top, your eBooks and books will be found in thousands of book stores and online shops like Amazon.scroll top
GRIN-eBooks are PDF-files, without copy protection and can be printed as often as you want.
Furthermore, we provide for almost 50% of our publications the eReader formats EPUB and MOBI – of course without copy protection (DRM). After downloading those ebooks you can easily transfer them to your eReader (for example Kindle, Kobo, Sony).
You can download any eBook in a period of 72 hours as often as you like in all available formats. If you have any problems please contact our customer support (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will send you your ebook via e-mail, even after the period of 72 hours has expired.scroll top
Many of our publications can be ordered as a printed book or brochure. Shipping may take 5 to 20 working days, depending on where you live. Please fill in your shipping address when ordering print versions.scroll top
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eBooks can be downloaded instantly, books and brochures may have a delivery time between 5 and 20 working days, depending on where you live.
For eBooks and printed books, the same copyright is effective. Both can be acquired only for private or other single person use. Copies, reproduction or distribution is only permitted with explicit permission of the author or the publisher. The user is responsible for observing these law prescriptions and is liable for abuse.
If you cite a text literally, the author has to be mentioned - omitting this is a copyright infringement. Whole ebooks must not be put on other websites for download.
It is prohibited to publish GRIN documents elsewhere (e.g. websites, databases, etc.). Please use the embed-code of a document to show the flash version of GRIN documents on a blog or website.
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Copyright / Notice and take down:
We are sorry we cannot check each text for copyright infringement due to the high degree of automation of our publication process. Therefore we offer a notice and take down process. If you notice a copyright infringement, please tell our support at email@example.com. We will immediately take down the queried text and check its legitimacy in corporation with the author.
Many professors and college teachers publish their texts with GRIN, besides we cooperate with colleges like HdM Stuttgart, University of Mainz and University of Zurich. Renowned media like Der SPIEGEL or Die ZEIT are our affiliate partners. Nevertheless we are often confronted with the subject "plagiarism".
We don't support cheating and plagiarism. We offer an archive full of valuable scientific information.
Professors and teachers may use our websites as control media of plagiarism. If there is a suspicion of plagiarism from one of our eBooks, just contact us. We help you to find out if your student has plagiarised.
A closer cooperation between teachers and students through mentoring already in the early stages of writing can help avoiding cheating. So the knowledge of the student concerning the subject can be checked at his point of time. Furthermore, teachers should ask their students to use the latest literature and define the subject in detail to prevent plagiarism.
By publishing texts in our archive, science itsself is brought forward. It cannot be the goal of college education to let students analyse the same subjects over and over again. Basic matters can be checked with written examinations.
Notice to all users of our archive: Copying works from others is a copyright infringement!scroll top
GRIN Publishing, located in Munich, Germany, has specialized since its foundation in 1998 in the publication of academic ebooks and books. The publishing website GRIN.com offer students, graduates and university professors the ideal platform for the presentation of scientific papers, such as research projects, theses, dissertations, and academic essays to a wide audience.
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