Springer Compact

Agreement period: 1 April 2021 – 31 Dec 2024

Participating members:

  • Dublin City University
  • Maynooth University
  • National University Ireland, Galway
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Technological University Dublin
  • Trinity College Dublin
  • University College Cork
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Limerick

Eligible authors: the corresponding author must be a current staff member or student of a participating institution at the time the article is accepted for publication. 

Eligible journals

Eligible article types: Original Paper, Review Paper, Brief Communication, Continuing Education. 

OA quota: fixed OA fund each year *projected* to cover all eligible articles. 

OA publishing license: CC BY 4.0 or CC BY-NC 4.0. “Generally, Eligible Authors will retain copyright in the Eligible Article, subject to certain exceptions (including, but not limited to, articles published in Non-Standard Journals, or if requested by the author, and/or otherwise required by law or third parties (such as funding bodies)).”   

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