American Chemical Society, ACS

Read- and publish agreement

Through a national agreement, researchers at Lund University can publish open access free of charge in all journals from ACS, American Chemical Society.

About the agreement

Corresponding authors affiliated to Lund University can publish open access free of charge in all ACS journals, hybrid and pure open access journals. Hybrid journals are subscription-based journals with an open access option.

The articles are published with a CC BY license.

Information about Creative Commons licenses on the Royal Library's website

Publishing within the agreement applies to articles submitted after January 1st, 2020. This is a national agreement estimated to cover about 70% of the Swedish higher education institutions' publishing in ACS journals. Organisations in need of publishing more articles can buy extra if the ones within the agreement runs out.

Journals included

Journals included in this or other current publisher agreements are found by using our search service where all journal titles are listed.

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Workflow for authors

State your affiliation to Lund University and always use the LU / LTH e-mail in contact with the publisher.

Before submitting your manuscript, please refer to the detailed instructions from the publisher.

Detailed author instructions on the publisher's web site


For questions about the agreement or open access publishing, please contact:

publicera [at] lub [dot] lu [dot] se