|Agreement labeling||Read & Publish|
|Has the agreement been disclosed and published?||Yes|
|Agreement period||01/01/2021 – 12/31/2021|
|Consortia / Institution||Electronic Information Service National Programme|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/ article output||Quota: 31|
How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?
|Comments on cost development||The size of the consortium decreased|
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?
|The Allowance for the term of the Licence shall be a maximum of thirty-four (“34”) articles taking into account the agreed buffer of 20%. If the Allowance exceeds thirty-four (“34”) articles then the fee for publishing the additional articles on a gold open access basis will be the applicable journal’s current APC.|
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 mandatory|
||Original research articles
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|Comments on access costs||Reading fee: 37%; Publishing fee: 63%|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||Yes|
|WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT||Too early to assess|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|