els2024csal

Publisher

Elsevier

Agreement ID els2024csal
Agreement labeling Elsevier Read & Publish
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://consortium.ch/wp_live/wp-content/uploads/2024/06/
Elsevier_Journals_agreement_2024-2028.pdf
Agreement period 01/01/2024 – 12/31/2028
Consortia / Institution Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries
Country Switzerland
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

3500
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
Comments on cost development Previous cost in the wild for Gold publications have been included into the first year fee and only slight cost increase in the following years
FINANCIAL SHIFT

Transformative 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?

 

Unlimited publishing and no distinction between reading fee and publishing fee
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?

Unlimited 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 preference, exceptions allowed
ARTICLE TYPES
CRP — Case Report
DAT — Data
FLA — Full-length article
MIC — Microarticle
OSP — Original software publication
PGL — Practice Guidelines
PRO — Protocol
REV (journals) — Review article
RPL — Replication Studies
SCO — Short communication
SSU — Short survey
VID — Video Article
ACCESS COSTS

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

0%
Comments Read & Publish costs are not distinguished
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Ok
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS It is an all-inclusive agreement that covers all portfolios and will not lead to additional costs in the wild
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