acs2020bibsam

Publisher

American Chemical Society

Agreement ID acs2020bibsam
Agreement labeling Consortia Offset Benefit Program (COBP)
Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://www.kb.se/download/
18.4487143317d93e82eb36f1/
1639993571934/Bibsam_ACS_2020-2022_tobepublished.pdf
Agreement period 01/01/2020 – 12/31/2022
Consortia / Institution Bibsam Consortium
Country Sweden
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

419
COSTS

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

Cost increase
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?

Subscriptions partly converted to OA publishing fees
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?

The agreement has a limit on published articles per year, with options to top up the publishing fee mid term
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 mandatory
ARTICLE TYPES
Original research articles
Review articles
Proceedings
Letters
Editorials
“All article types, excluding eBooks and non-peer reviewed articles.”
ACCESS COSTS

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

More than 50%
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Partly (e.g. to core journals only)
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Deficient
Comments on workflows A combined fund means approval on central level. The workflow will become de-centralized (i.e. institutional level) by 2022.
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