Taylor & Francis
|Agreement labeling||Institutional License Open Access Read & Publish Agreement|
|Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published?||No|
|Agreement period||01/01/2023 – 12/31/2025|
|Consortia / Institution||Hong Kong Baptist University|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output||The average article outputs of past 3 years|
How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?
|Comments on cost development||In the traditional subscription model, perpetual access is included. Under this TA agreement, additional cost is needed to retain the perpetual access.|
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 fully converted to OA publishing fees (access related costs 5% or less)|
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 number of APC tokens is lower than the expected output. A certain percentage of unused quota can be brought forward to next year.|
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 mandatory|
||Original research articles|
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|More than 50%|
|Comments on access costs||It is a Read and Publish Agreement. Each year T&F will split the cost and the Publish portion will grow over a year.|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||No|
|WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT||Too early to assess|
|OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS||HKBU does not subscribe to all T&F journals but APC in this agreement covers both subscribed and non-subscribed hybrid journals. APC cannot be used in Gold OA journals and this is a drawback of this TA.|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|