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Royal Society of Chemistry

Read- and publish agreement

Through a national agreement, authors affiliated to Lund University can publish articles open access free of charge in hybrid journals from Royal Society of Chemistry.

About the agreement

The agreement provides free open access publishing in the hybrid journals when the corresponding author is affiliated with Lund University. Hybrid journals are subscription-based journals with an open access option. The agreement does not include the publisher's open access journals: Chemical Science, Nanoscale Advances or RSC Advances.

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

Corresponding author of the article should be affiliated to Lund University and submit the article using the institutional e-mail (ending with “” or “”). The publisher will offer open access publishing when the article has been accepted for publishing and inform that the cost is covered by the national agreement.


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

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