microbio2023uit

Publisher

Microbiology Society

Agreement ID microbio2023uit
Agreement labeling Microbiology Society Institutional Publish and Read
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? No
Agreement period 01/01/2023 – 31/12/2024
Consortia / Institution UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Country Norway
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

2
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 Price reduction due to no publishing output
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?

Fixed price packaged deal
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 Open Access publishing within price range
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
Not specified
ACCESS COSTS

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

More than 50%
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Too early to assess
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS The publication output is low, but this agreement is important to secure publishing with smaller publishers and to keep a diversity in publication channels
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