compbio2022bibsam

Publisher

Company of Biologists

Agreement ID compbio2022bibsam
Agreement labeling Company of Biologists Read and Publish
Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://www.kb.se/download/
18.4810e090180d0919bf4af4/
1654246990800/
Bibsam-CoB_R&P_2022-2024_tobepublished.pdf
Agreement period 01/01/2022 – 12/31/2024
Consortia / Institution Bibsam Consortium
Country Sweden
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

20
COSTS

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

Agreement costs within the range of the previous spending level
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?

Open access published output is unlimited
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
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 Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Too early to assess
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS The agreement allows unlimited access to and open access publishing of research articles in all the society’s journals. The price is based on current spend and fixed for the first two years of the agreement, with a modest price increase in year three.
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