Royal Society of Chemistry
|Agreement labeling||RSC Read and Publish|
|Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published?||Yes|
|Agreement period||01/01/2021 – 12/31/2022|
|Consortia / Institution||CSIC Spanish National Research Council|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?
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 partly converted to OA publishing fees|
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?||No|
|OA LICENSE||CC-BY variations allowed|
||Original research articles
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|Comments||Reading is 24%|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||Yes|
|Comments on workflows||Publisher sends a monthly list of articles published under the agreement and also reports authors who have refused to publish in OA. The verification is usually correct, but we would also like to have a dashboard.|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|