acm2021sanlic

Publisher

Association for Computing Machinery

Agreement ID acm2021sanlic
Agreement labeling ACM Open
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? No
Agreement period 01/01/2021 – 12/31/2023
Consortia / Institution SANLiC
Country South Africa
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

64
COSTS

How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?

Cost decrease
Comments on cost development A decrease in cost for 14 out of 15 subscribing institutions (Tiers 8 – 10)
FINANCIAL SHIFT

Transfomative agreements vary by their transformative mechanisms, meaning the way in which financing is shifted from the subscription side to open access publishing. What are the characteristics of this agreement to this regard?

 

A transformative, publish and read offer. ACM intend achieving full Open Access within five years.
RISK SHARING

How do entitlements for open access publishing correlate to the anticipated article output? Which mechanisms for risk sharing have been agreed in cases of exceeding or not reaching the number of OA publishing entitlements?

 

Uncapped OA publishing
OA COVERAGE

Are all journals relevant to your affiliated authors (in which you expect them to publish) eligible for OA publishing under the agreement?

Yes
Are fully open access journals covered by the agreement? Yes
OA LICENSE CC-BY variations allowed
ARTICLE TYPES
Original research articles
Review articles
Proceedings
Letters
Editorials
ACCESS COSTS

What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?

0%
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Too early to assess
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