Earth-prints.org: Information for submitters
Are you going to deposit your work into earth-prints? We are very happy
that our archive can grow. Here is some information that could be
useful for you. In the case of problems, drop me a line, email@example.com
What version? What about publishers' position?
Most publisher do not allow to deposit the Publisher's PDF, i.e. their
paginated version. Luckily, most editors allow to deposit the pre-print
and the final draft post-refereeing (post-print).
project website (http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo.php
collects and make public information about Publishers' attitude.
Most format are allowed, with the limit of 10 Mb per submission.
Use a widespread format (.pdf, .ps, ...) to insure future availability
of your work
I put the Earth-prints logo into my presentation?
Yes, of course. Here is the logo
How can I generate a PDF without expensive programs?
You can make it for free, outputiing your file to postscript, and then
using the free ghostscript to convert it to PDF. Mostly, it works fine.
How to make a postscript
printer in Windows?
WINDOWS users: in order to create a postscript from windows, it is
enough to choose a postscript printer and select the "print to file"
checkbox; give the file a .ps extension, then import it into ghostview
and export it as pdf.
If you need to add a new postscript printer for the purpose, choose a
basic model like "digital ln03 scriptprinter" which use the most basic
postscript driver, to ensure maximum compatibility in the postscript
(note: most programs and operating
easily output to postscript, whereas the free program ghostscript can
convert postscript to pdf.