sage2024ie

Publisher

Sage

Agreement ID sage2024ie
Agreement labeling IReL Sage R&P
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://irel.ie/open-access/sage/
Agreement period 01/01/2024 – 12/31/2026
Consortia / Institution IReL
Country Ireland
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

210
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
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?

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?

Fixed fees covering uncapped publishing in hybrid journals. There is no provision to adjust fees if publication levels rise or drop.
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? Yes
OA LICENSE CC-BY variations allowed
ARTICLE TYPES
Original research articles
Review articles
Brief report, Case report, Collection
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?

No
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Ok
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