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A read- and publish agreement that permits researchers at Lund University free OA publishing in the publisher's hybrid and open access journals.

About the agreement

The agreement provides free and unlimited OA publishing in the publisher's hybrid and pure open access journals when the Corresponding author is affiliated to Lund University. Articles become openly available immediately upon publication.

The agreement applies to articles accepted after January 1, 2020.

Journals included

The agreement includes both hybrid and open access journals from the publisher.

List at Karger with the journals included in the agreement (new window)

Workflow for authors

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

Articles are submitted by using the publisher's submission management system.Stating affiliation with Lund University and using  LU / LTH e-mail enables identification as eligible for the agreement.

Detailed description of the workflow in the Karger's submission management system (PDF)

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

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