New VU/VUmc deals : free of charge Open Access publishing

New deals for ACM, BMJ, RSC and the Company of Biologists journals.

03/03/2021 | 2:12 PM

Researchers from VU and VUmc can publish Open Access in various hybrid & full open access journals free of charge in 2021. The new Open Access deals are: 67 titles of the British Medical Journal (BMJ); and the journals of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the Company of Biologists, and the Royal Society of Chemistry.
The deal with Oxford University Press has been extended for 2021, details of the new agreement are currently being worked out. The conditions from the previous agreement will be continued for the time being.
For information about the conditions and procedure of the deals, see the Open Access agreements web page.

The VU Journal Publishing Guide
Consult the VU Journal Publishing Guide if you want to publish OA. The guide shows you:
- the most important journals in your field plus their impact & metrics
- whether OA publishing is possible in the journal
- whether the VU has an OA deal with the journal (an APC discount or waiver)

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