rsc2021kemoe

Publisher

Royal Society of Chemistry

Agreement ID rsc2021kemoe
Agreement labeling Read & Publish Agreement
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? No
Agreement period 01/01/2021 – 31/12/2023
Consortia / Institution KEMOE/FWF
Country Austria
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

120
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 On a national level. Third transformative agreement with the Royal society of Chemistry in Austria.
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 partly converted to OA publishing fees
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 risk is not equally shared, it’s on the institutional side
OA COVERAGE

Are all journals relevant to your affiliated authors (in which you expect them to publish) eligible for oa publishing under the agreement?

No
Are fully open access journals covered by the agreement? No
OA LICENSE CC-BY variations allowed
ARTICLE TYPES
Original research articles
Review articles
Letters
Editorials
e.g. Analysis
ACCESS COSTS

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

More than 50%
Comments on access costs Reading Fee is calculated annually on a global basis
ACCESS COVERAGE

Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Too early to assess
Comments on workflows The Austrian Science Fund joined the consortium. We look forward to seeing the integration of the funding agency in the workflow.
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS We would like to see the inclusion of the total publishing portfolio
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