|Agreement labeling||NST-Wiley Read and Publish Pilot Agreement|
|Has the agreement been fully disclosed and published?||No|
|Agreement period||01/01/2022 – 12/31/2024|
|Consortia / Institution||National Research Council of Science & Technology|
Approximate range of annual corresponding author publications
|Comments on size/article output||Approximately 85% of total research output would be covered throughout the agreement period|
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||All NST institutions, including those that previously subscribed to individual titles only or unsubscribed at all, extend access coverage to STM collection. The baseline value includes ancillary hybrid OA publishing cost in the previous year.|
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?
|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?
|OA allowance must be used by end of each calendar year. Allowance is split allocated per institution and unused allowances may be transferred within each calendar year between institutions.|
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
What is the approximate share of access related costs of the overall agreement?
|Comments||Access related costs are estimated to account for approximately 50% of the overall fee|
Are all read relevant journals covered by the agreement?
|PERPETUAL ACCESS RIGHTS||Partly (e.g. to core journals only)|
|WORKFLOW ASSESSMENT||Too early to assess|
|OVERALL ASSESSMENT AND COMMENTS||This agreement covers just 25 government-funded research institutes under NST, whose research outcome takes up about 5% of Wiley articles in South Korea. Approximately 85% of total Wiley articles from NST will be open access for three years.|
|Request contact to the licensee||contact [at] esac-initiative [dot] org|