|Agreement labeling||SAGE Journals Read & Publish|
|Has the agreement been disclosed and published?||Yes|
|Agreement period||01/01/2021 – 12/31/2022|
|Consortia / Institution||Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output||Projection based on publication data from the first half of 2021|
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||Gold APCs are discounted by 20%|
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?
|Subscription and publishing fee is not defined, unlimited hybrid publishing is included in the total fee|
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 publications in Hybrid Journals which are included in SAGE Premier|
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 preference, exceptions allowed|
||Original research articles
Brief Communications, Short Reports, Case Reports
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|More than 50%|
|Comments on access costs||Not defined in the agreement|
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|