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The website www.erwachsenenbildung.at serves as an online-platform for everybody who deals with adult education or further education as a learner, teacher or someone working in organisation and administration. It offers orientation on adult education and contributes to the networking and informing of experts. The website is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and is supported by the Federal Department of Adult Education. The online editorial staff is incumbent upon CONEDU, Association for Research and Media in Education and Education Training as part of a funded project.
Since February 2007 the Austrian Open Access Journal on Adult Education appears on www.erwachsenenbildung.at. It's called "Magazin erwachsenenbildung.at. Das Fachmedium für Forschung, Praxis und Diskurs", "Austrian Open-Access Journal on Adult Education" in English. Every issue dedicates to a specific topic in the field of adult education.
Citizens that are interested in education can find information on possible offers for further education, can explore their own interests and competences and can answer questions on how to finance their further education on the website.
Disseminators and managers of adult education institutions are able to obtain an overview of Austria´s field of adult education. Furthermore, they can find inter-institutional information and relevant data and facts on adult education.
Pedagogic staff members, employed and freelance teachers are provided transparency through the website, concerning the options of promoting further education offers and projects. They can find technical literature online as well as information on press media, announcements of events, offers of further education, possibilities of exchange and network with colleagues and the search for job offers.
Journalists and people looking for brandnew information and content for news and reports on adulteducation can use the website as content provider and keep updated by using the dedicated RSS-feeds.
Additionally, on the website www.erwachsenenbildung.at scientists have access to information about their profession, they can use the "Mediensuche" for the search for literature and find a schedule of events. Furthermore they have the opportunity to publish in the online magazine.
News and events
The Austrian Open Access Journal on Adult Education, "Magazin erwachsenenbildung.at" in German is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and appears three times a year. Every issue discusses a specific topic in the field of adult education. Different articles are giving overview of the scientific discussion, others present different points of view and there are as well examples of good-practice introduced by the Journal. Each paper is reviewed by a six-person editorial team consisting of experts from research, practice and journalism.