One year after its foundation in 1982
the ÖGE 18 and the publishing house Topographische Anstalt
published the first yearbook under the title "Das achtzehnte Jahrhundert".
the yearbook has been produced by the publishing company Böhlau under its current title "Das achtzehnte Jahrhundert und Österreich"
. Starting with volume V (1988/89
) the Verband der wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaften Österreichs
) handled the print, sale and marketing of the yearbook. In 1994
after the VWGÖ went bankrupt, the Wiener Universitätsverlag
(WUV Verlag; today known as facultas.wuv
) took on the responsibility to publish the yearbook. The volumes from 1994 till 2002 are still on sale on the facultas
the society changed its publishing house again. The yearbook is currently published by the publishing house Dr. Winkler Verlag
in Bochum. On its website the publishing house provides the interested scholar and reader with tables of content as well as abridgments of the yearbook since 2003. Member of the ÖGE 18 get the current yearbook free of charge and can buy older yearbooks at a reduced rate (20% on the publication price if it is ordered via ÖGE 18 office). A reduced rate of 30% on the publication price applies for the order of all yearbooks published since 2003, if they are ordered via ÖGE 18 office.