Why should I contribute my work?

Contributing your work to the Language Description Heritage (LDH) library will benefit you in several ways:

  • It will enhance the visibility of your research so other researchers will more easily find it, acknowledge it and cite it.
  • It will ensure long-term accessibility of your work through a stable URL from the publication repository of the Max Planck Society
  • Your work will be citable online through this persistent identifier.
  • Each of your works will get its own announcement page on this website. As an author you can personalize these pages, for example by adding an abstract, photos, links, or background stories. Please inquire at  to be given access-rights to edit your pages.

« For Authors