SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics
About the agreement
Corresponding authors affiliated to Lund University may publish their papers as open access in all SPIE journals. The license used on articles is: CC-BY 4.0 (new window).
The agreement is valid from January 1st, 2020.
The agreement includes all the publisher's journals, both open access and hybrid journals.
Workflow for authors
To facilitate for the publisher to identify researchers from organisations included in the agreement, it is necessary to submit papers with some additional information, such as:
• State the affiliation with (a department at) the University and use LU / LTH e-mail
• Author must state that the University is a part of the agreement, in the submission process there is an option to choose Lund University in a drop-down list.
If there is a problem with publishing with open access within the agreement, contact the journal and refer to the agreement and send CC to us at publicera [at] lub [dot] lu [dot] se.
Other agreements for LU researchers
For questions about the agreement or open access publishing in general, please contact:
publicera [at] lub [dot] lu [dot] se