Note: regardless of the publisher or journal, in order to be eligible for the APC waivers, the corresponding author must be affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. Also, please provide your uc.edu email address to ease the verification and approval process.
At present, UC has six publisher-specific 'read and publish' agreements.
Agreement runs from January 1, 2023 - December 31, 2025.
Use the IOP Journal Finder to identify the best journal in which to publish. Once you select the journal, follow the step-by-step guide to publish under UCL's transformative agreement. Also see OhioLINK's Frequently Asked Questions and Information for Authors page.
UC faculty, staff, and students can publish hybrid OA and fully OA articles.This deal includes all CoB titles:
As a member of OhioLINK, UC students, faculty and staff have the ability to publish Open Access journal articles in 1400 hybrid Wiley journals. (Fully OA journals are not eligible for this deal). Journals included are:
Also see OhioLINK's Frequently Asked Questions and Information for Authors page.
Our Read & Publish deal with Cambridge Uni. Press allows users to publish articles in either a fully gold open access journal or a hybrid journal. In order to be eligible for this deal, you must be the corresponding author of the article. Eligible article types include: research articles, review articles, rapid communications, brief reports, and case reports. Journals included are:
Use the Cambridge Open Access Funding lookup tool to find all eligible journals and determine the best journal in which to publish. Also see OhioLINK's Frequently Asked Questions and Information for Authors page.
With this agreement you can publish research articles in hybrid OA journals only. Titles included in this are:
Our Read & Publish deal with Microbiology Society includes unlimited open access publishing in their journals. Find more info here: https://www.microbiologyresearch.org/publish-and-read
Journals included are:
Questions? Contact Ted Baldwin - email@example.com, Director of Science and Engineering Libraries and Interim Head of Library Collections.
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