karger2022bibsam

Publisher

Karger

Agreement ID karger2022bibsam
Agreement labeling Karger Read & Publish
Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://www.kb.se/download/
18.4810e090180d0919bf410f86/
1655899475055/Bibsam-Karger_RP_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

51
COSTS

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

Cost decrease
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 fully converted to OA publishing fees (access related costs 5% or less)
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?

The publishing fee is based on a three year rolling average of publishing output. This means that the price follows the output, with some delay.
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
Review articles
Proceedings
Letters
Editorials
ACCESS COSTS

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

0%
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Ok
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS This agreement is a good example of a transition to open access
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