There is an agreement with Cambridge University Press to publish open access without any costs in more than 370 hybrid and full open access journals. Search the Open Access Journal Browser to find out if a journal is part of the agreement.
The agreement applies to all Dutch universities (including the university medical centres) and KNAW.
Corresponding authors (teaching/research staff and students employed/enrolled) of participating institutes can publish open access without any costs.
Publication types that are part of the deal: original research articles, review articles, rapid communication, brief Reports, case reports.
NB. Please note that there is a maximum of 1500 cost free open access publications in total for this agreement. When the maximum is about to be reached, a notification will be placed here.
Renewal of the open access publishing agreement for 2024 is in the final stage of negotiation. In the meantime corresponding authors can continue publishing their article open access without additional costs.
How does it work?
Corresponding authors must use their institutional email address during submission.
After an article has been accepted, the corresponding author may indicate under which affiliation he/she submitted the article; CUP will know that the author is entitled to remission.
Cleck the 'Apply Discount' button confirm open access publication.
More information on the website and in this powerpoint of Cambridge University Press.
This contract discloses the 'Contract form for supply of products to SURF'.