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Nature Research Journals

Through a national agreement, researchers at Lund University can publish open access free of charge in publications from Nature Research Journals.

About the agreement

The agreement enables free open access publishing in journals such as Nature, Nature Astronomy, Nature Biotechnology. See below for more information on all journals included in the agreement.

Only research articles that have undergone peer review, the so-called Original Papers, are included in the agreement. The article type can sometimes be called Analysis, Article or Letter. Review Articles are not included in the agreement.

The corresponding author must be affiliated with Lund University and state Lund University as affiliation in the article.

Journals included

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

Search for journals included in current publishing agreements

Workflow for authors

Authors from LU must be the corresponding author in the article, and use their LU or LTH e-mail address when submitting a manuscript.

There is also a more detailed description of the workflow and how to use the agreement on the publisher's website.

Instructions on the workflow on the publisher's website


For questions about the publishing process, bibliometrics, research data, open access, please contact:

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

For questions about LUCRIS, please contact:

servicedesk [at] lu [dot] se