trs2021bibsam

Publisher

The Royal Society

Agreement ID trs2021bibsam
Agreement labeling The Royal Society Publishing Read and Publish Agreement
Has the agreement been disclosed and published? Yes
URL https://www.kb.se/download/
18.3a2d89bb179361a6da79bf/
1621339677012/Bibsam_Royal_Society_2021.pdf
Agreement period 01/01/2021 – 12/31/2021
Consortia / Institution Bibsam Consortium
Country Sweden
SIZE

Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications

45
COSTS

How do the costs of the agreement relate to previous subscription-only agreements with the publisher?

Cost increase
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?

The price per organisation is based on the previous reading fee (+2%) plus what the organisation previously paid on average over the last two years for its open access publishing and OA membership
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?

Unlimited publishing
OA COVERAGE

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

Yes
Are fully open access journals covered by the agreement? Yes
OA LICENSE CC-BY mandatory
ARTICLE TYPES
Original research articles
Review articles
Proceedings
Letters
Editorials
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?

Yes
PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS Yes
WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT Too early to assess
OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS Pilot agreement. Price model needs more transformative elements.
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