De Gruyter Complete Package
About the agreement
The agreement is a national so-called "Read & Publish" agreement. The agreement entails to a discount on the publishing fee (article processing charge or APC): 90% discount on articles published in the hybrid journals, and 30% discount on articles published in pure open access journals with the publisher. Hybrid journals are subscription-based journals where articles can be made available open access through a publication fee.
Articles become open access immediately upon publication.
The agreement gives a discount on the publishing fee in both the publisher's hybrid and pure open access journals.
The discount on publishing in the hybrid journals is 90%.
The discount on publishing in the open access journals is 30%.
The remaining 70% for publishing in the open access-journals can be covered by the central APC fund.
Workflow for authors
State your affiliation to Lund University and always use the LU / LTH e-mail in contact with the publisher.
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