|Agreement labeling||Open Access Pilot|
|Has the agreement been disclosed and published?||Yes|
|Agreement period||07/01/2019 – 12/31/2022|
|Consortia / Institution||EISZ|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output||500 in the second half of 2019, covers about 90% of publications with Hungarian corresponding authors in Elsevier journals|
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|
|Comments on cost development||2.5% annual increase, in line with previous subscription-only agreements|
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?
|The total cost is based on previous subscription fees, but allow for virtually all articles to be published OA|
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 total cost is based on previous subscription fees, regardless of not reaching the expected article output. In case of exceeding the 1000 articles, list-price APCs will have to be paid|
Are all journals relevant to your affiliated authors (in which you expect them to publish) eligible for OA publishing under the agreement?
|Are fully open access journals covered by the agreement?||Yes|
|OA LICENSE||CC-BY preference, exceptions allowed
CC-BY variations allowed
||Original research articles
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|More than 50%|
|Comment on access costs||The total cost is based on previous subscription fees|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||Yes|
|WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT||Too early to assess|
|Comments on workflows
||Date for eligible articles is based on date of submission.
The affiliation provided by the corresponding author is matched against Scopus affiliation profiles.
|OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS
|Subscription-based Cell and Lancet titles were not included in the previous consortium-level subscription agreement, therefore these titles are not included in the OA Pilot either. Fully OA journals e.g. Cell Reports are included.|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|