mdw - University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

mdw University Library

Academic Library · Austria


Max Bergmann, mdwPress Coordinator
Phone: +43 1 71155-8122

Program Overview

mdwPress is the open access academic publisher of the mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. The university press makes the research diversity at mdw more visible and accessible. mdwPress is a publicly funded infrastructure that contributes to global technical, economic, and ethical transformation processes of scholarly communication. An academic board of distinguished internal and external researchers assures academic independence and high quality.
  • Publishing activities began: 2021
  • Stage of publishing efforts: 2 - Early
  • Open access focus: Central to mission
  • Portion of Open Access publications: All
  • Publishing Languages: English, German

Program Organization


  • Other publishing entities administered by your library: Yes
  • Other publishing entities within your library’s parent institution: Yes


Adopted Policies:
DOAJ, OASPA, ÖAWI (Austrian Agency for Research Integrity)

Additional Information

Last Year:
mdwPress has only started operations in 2021 and is in the early stages of development, with numerous projects in different stages of completion.