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Agreements for Publishing Open Access

NTNU has made agreements with publishers for publishing Open Access. To have an Article Processing Charge (APC) covered for publications outside our agreements, please contact the library.

If you do not know what publisher/agreement the journal belongs to, please check the Norwegian register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers


Norsk versjon: Avtaler for publisering med åpen tilgang

Topic page about Publishing | Publish with Open Access


This apply to all agreements:

  • Normally the person sending the article to the publisher are defined as the Corresponding Author. If you are the only author, you will automatically be defined as Corresponding Author. The Corresponding Author must be affiliated with NTNU. In many agreements authors from St. Olav hospital - Trondheim University Hospital are also included.
  • State/choose NTNU as your institution if you sign a publishing agreement. These agreements may be referred to as ‘License Agreement’, ‘publishing contract’. To avoid doubt about your affiliation, please give and use your ntnu.no email in your correspondence with the publisher. If asked, choose Open Access.
  • Make sure you do not sign an author agreement where you renounce the rights to the article.
  • If you have a choice of licence NTNU is recommending the Creative Commons CC BY. This gives the best possibility for the article’s future sharing, outreach and reuse. You will retain copyright. Read more about the licences that are accepted by the Research Council of Norway.


American Chemical Society (ACS)

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU.
The agreement implies that ACS owns the copyright to the articles.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU throughout ACS’ publishing process (PDF). Use your ntnu.no email address.
Journals includedAll subscription and OA journals by ACS (Excel-file)
Other/further informationMore information at ACS’ web pages and openscience.no


Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2024
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY
How does it work?Your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olav hospital will be checked based on your email. Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email when sending your manuscript.
Journals includedACMs own journals and conference proceedings
Other/further informationMore information at openscience.no


Cambridge University Press (CUP)

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period (Research articles, Review articles or Rapid Communications).
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended. The publisher may offer other licences. However, these are not accepted by Plan S and/or the new contract from the Research Council of Norway.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout CUP's publication process (PowerPoint-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address. When signing the Author publishing agreement, choose Open Access.
Journals includedAbout 340 subscription and 45 OA journals by CUP (Excel-file)
Other/further informationMore information at CUP's web pages and openscience.no


Elsevier

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2024
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital in the publisher's subsciption journals.
APCs for NTNU in the publisher's OA-journals.
Submission fees are also covered by the agreement.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital (subscription journals).
Corresponding authors affiliated with NTNU (OA-journals).
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended. The publisher may offer other licences. However, these are not accepted by Plan S and/or the new contract from the Research Council of Norway.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout Elsevier's publishing process (PowerPoint-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address.
Journals includedAbout About 1,860 subscription journals and about 570 OA-journals by Elsevier (Excel-file).
Other/further informationMore information at Elsevier's web pages and openscience.no


Frontiers

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesPay-as-you-publish. This covers APCs for NTNU.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU.
Qualified articlesArticle types A and B (see 'Article types') where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU and as ‘payer’ in the field ‘Frontiers Institutional Members’ when submitting your manuscript. Use your ntnu.no email address.
Journals includedAll journals published by Frontiers
Other/further informationMore information at Frontiers' web pages and openscience.no


IEEE

Duration of agreement1 Mar 2022 - 31 Dec 2023
Agreement includesPay-as-you-publish. This covers APCs for NTNU.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU throughout the IEEE publishing process. Use you ntnu.no email.
Journals includedIEEE Access and the rest of IEEE open journals
Other/further informationMore information at IEEE's web pages


MDPI

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesPay-as-you-publish. This covers APCs for NTNU.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles (‘Research paper’) where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?Your affiliation with NTNU will be checked based on your email. Use your ntnu.no email address when sending your manuscript.
Journals includedAll journals published by MDPI
Other/further informationMore information at MDPI's web pages and openscience.no


Microbiology Society

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2021 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?When submitting your manuscript, use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address.
Journals includedAll journals published by Microbiology Society.
Other/further informationMore information at Microbiology Society's web pages


Open Library of Humanities (OLH)

Duration of agreement1.1.2022-31.12.2022
Agreement includesMembership. The membership fee cover publishing costs in participating journals.
Qualified authorsAll authors.
Qualified articlesAll articles.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended.
How does it work?
Journals includedAll journals on the OLH platform
Other/further informationMore information at OLH's web pages and openscience.no


Oxford University Press (OUP)

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended.
How does it work?During OUP's publishing process (PDF-file) you should choose ‘Norwegian institutions (UNIT members)’ under 'Open Access Prepayment Account’. Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address. NTNU or St. Olavs hospital must still be your affiliation in the article.
Journals includedAbout 350 subscription journals by OUP (Excel-file)
Other/further informationMore information at OUP's web pages and openscience.no


Public Library of Science (PLOS)

Duration of agreement1 Apr 2022 – 31 Dec 2024
Agreement includesMembership and Read and Publish. This covers APCs for NTNU.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU during the submission process (where asked about institutional funding). For the journals Biology, Medicine and Sustainability and Transformation, see differing workflow (Google-presentation). Use your ntnu.no email address.
Journals includedAll journals by PLOS
Other/further informationMore information at PLOS' web pages


Sage

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital in the publisher's subsciption journals.
APCs for NTNU in the publishers OA-journals.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital (subscription journals).
Corresponding authors affiliated with NTNU (OA-journals).
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout Sage's publishing process (PowerPoint-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address. During the publishing process, Sage will make you aware of the possibility to publishing open access at no extra cost. Choose Open Access.
Journals includedAbout 875 subscription journals and about 170 OA-journals by Sage (Excel-fil)
Other/further informationMore information at Sage's web pages and openscience.no


SciPost

Duration of agreement1.1.2022-31.12.2022
Agreement includesMembership. The membership fee is supposed to cover publishing costs in participating journals.
Qualified authorsAll authors.
Qualified articlesAll articles.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY
How does it work?
Journals included13 journals from SciPost
Other/further informationMore information at openscience.no


SCOAP3 (Sponsoring Consortium for OA Publishing in Particle Physics)

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesMembership. The membership fee is supposed to cover publishing costs in participating journals.
Qualified authorsAll authors.
Qualified articlesAll articles.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended.
How does it work?
Journals included11 journals within high energy physics
Other/further informationMore information at SCOAP3's web pages


Springer Nature

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital.
APCs for NTNU in OA-journals branded Springer Open (incl BioMed Central), Nature and Palgrave.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Corresponding authors affiliated with NTNU (OA-journals).
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended. The publisher may offer other licences. However, these are not accepted by Plan S and/or the new contract from the Research Council of Norway.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout Springer's publishing process (PowerPoint-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address.
Journals includedAbout About 2,170 subscription journals by Springer Nature and about 600 OA-journals from the publisher.
Other/further informationMore information at Springer's web pages and openscience.no


Taylor & Francis

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2020 – 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital in the publisher's subsciption journals.
APCs for NTNU in the publisher's OA-journals.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital (subscription journals).
Corresponding authors affiliated with NTNU (OA-journals).
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period (‘Original research articles’).
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY is recommended. The publisher may offer other licences. However, these are not accepted by Plan S and/or the new contract from the Research Council of Norway.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout T&F's publishing process (PDF-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email address
Journals includedAbout 2,150 subscription journals by T&F and about 185 OA-journals by T&F (Excel-file)
Other/further informationMore information at T&F's web pages and openscience.no


Wiley

Duration of agreement1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Agreement includesRead and Publish. This covers both APCs and read access for NTNU and St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified authorsCorresponding authors affiliated with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital.
Qualified articlesPeer reviewed articles where the manuscript is accepted for publication during the agreement period.
Licences availableCreative Commons CC BY.
How does it work?State your affiliation with NTNU or St. Olavs hospital throughout Wiley's publishing process in subscription journals (PDF-file) or Wiley's publishing process in OA journals (PDF-file). Use your ntnu.no or stolav.no email.
Journals includedAbout 1385 subscription journals (Excel-file) and about 275 OA journals (Excel-file)
Other/further informationMore information at Wiley's web pages and openscience.no


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