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Publish Open Access - the agreements with publishers: Thieme

Everything you always wanted to know about open access

What are the main outlines of the agreement with Thieme?

25% Discount for Thieme journals

RUG/UMCG authors are granted a 25% discount to open access publishing charges.

The journals that are part of this agreement are so-called hybrid gold open access journals. The agreement does not apply for full gold open access journals.

Standard open access publishing charges or APCs for 2016 with Thieme are  €2.500 per article. A 25% discount to these charges is granted to corresponding authors under the following conditions:

  • When submitting a manuscript to Thieme the corresponding author shall clearly indicate being affiliated to RUG/UMCG
  • The discount applies only for journals that have been included in the license agreement. Click here to view list
  • The discount arrangement is valid for the 2016-2018 time period

To which journals does this agreement apply?

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ASC

ASC

no fee

BioMed Central

15% discount

BMJ

100% discount

Cambridge UP

Cambridge UP

no fee for most journals

De Gruyter

90% discount

Elsevier

no fee for some journals

Karger

no fee for some journals

LWW

LWW

no fee for some journals

PeerJ

PeerJ

pre-paid bundle

Sage

pre-paid bundle & discount

Springer

Springer

no fee for OpenChoice journals

Taylor & Francis

Taylor & Francis

no fee for Open Select journals

Thieme

25% discount

Wiley

no fee for OnlineOpen journals