|Licence Agreement 2023
|Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published?
|01/01/2023 – 12/31/2025
|Consortia / Institution
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output
How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?
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?
|Subscriptions partly converted to OA publishing fees
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?
|Vouchers expire after the periods stated and cannot be used in subsequent periods. If all vouchers are used up, there is a 10% discount on the standard APC for any further article.
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?
|CC-BY preference, exceptions allowed
|All original research
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS
|Comments on workflows
|Workflow cannot be monitored from consortial side, no negative feedback from authors
|OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS
|Number of vouchers has been sufficient so far
|Request contact to the licensee
|contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org