European Coatings 360° (EC 360°) is your extensive knowledge base, providing access to all digital contents of European Coatings: the complete issues of EC Journal since 2013, all technical books from European Coatings Library as well as conference proceedings and videos are available here. Do your research within the world of coatings expertise in a convenient and efficient way, and find exactly the information you need for your daily work. Moreover, stay up to date: We will constantly update and extend EC 360° for you, adding new contents.
You can read all contents online conveniently: either directly on the website in HTML format or in the PDF reader. There is furthermore an ePub reader available for books, allowing you to search and navigate conveniently. All videos can be played via an integrated player.
Furthermore it is possible to store all contents as PDF file (with the exception of videos) or print them out directly.
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Simply register online. Apart from the regular license for EC 360°, you can also opt for the “EC 360° + Print” option, including all printed issues of EC Journal being delivered to your address on a monthly basis. Then, please fill in all mandatory fields of the registration form and click on the link in the confirmation e-mail, which we will directly send you afterwards. After this, you have immediate access to all contents of the knowledge base.
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The current annual fee for the use of the knowledge base is 360 € per single licence – with this you can access, store, and print all contents conveniently. The annual charges for a single licence including the printed version of EC Journal amount to 390 €. All prices include 19 % VAT.
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