2021 Springer, Oxford University Press, Wiley and Elsevier (ScienceDirect) Open Access publication quota will be reached soon

Agreements with the SpringerNature, Oxford University Press, Wiley and Elsevier (ScienceDirect) allow for a specific number of articles per year to be published Open Access. The 2021 quotas for the above publishers, will be reached soon: 

  • OUP by late October  
  • Wiley by late October  
  • Elsevier: varies per institution, contact your institution’s library for further information 

There remain alternative ways to make work open access: 

  1. Submitting works to a disciplinary or institutional repository (IReL members’ libraries can advise on this) 
  2. If your publication was a result of funding, you may be able to use part of that funding to pay an author processing charge.