|Has the agreement been disclosed and published?||Yes|
|Agreement period||01/01/2023 – 12/31/2023|
|Consortia / Institution||Electronic Information Service National Programme|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output||Quota: 898|
How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?
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|
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?
Consortium Member Institutions may publish additional Eligible Articles at no extra cost up to the top of the corridor, i.e. the number indicated as Article Max. For each article published above the Article Max, the provisions of clause 3.1.5 of these Product Terms will apply. In such case, the APC will be based on standard list price APC for the respective journal (and which fort he avoidance of doubt is not the APC set forth in Section 4 to these Product Terms) and the additional APCs will then be invoiced to the corresponding Consortium Member Institution or the Eligible Authorseparately, as set forth in clause 3.1.5 of these Product Terms.
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?||Fully OA titles are included selectively|
|OA LICENSE||CC-BY variations allowed|
||Original research articles
Brief Communication; Continuing Education
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|Comments on access costs||31% for all Springer and Nature journals, 11% for counting only Springer titles|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||Yes|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|