Royal Society Publishing
Researchers at Lund University can use agreements to publish open access with easy handling of the administrative processes and negotiated costs. Read more about the terms of the agreement here.
About the agreement
The agreement enables open access publishing in eight hybrid journals and two fully open access journals from Royal Society Publishing. Articles are published with a CC-BY license. Initially the cost of publishing is paid by the University Library.
The corresponding author must be affiliated to Lund University and have stated Lund University as their affiliation in the article to be able to publish open access within the agreement.
Journals included in this or other current publisher agreements are found by using our search service where all journal titles are listed. There are no separate journal lists for each agreement.
Search for journals included in current publishing agreements
Workflow for authors
State the affiliation to Lund University and always use the LU / LTH e-mail when submitting a manuscript.
In the submission form under the first section "Article processing fees are covered by a special agreement", please select “The corresponding author is part of a Read & publish deal”.
Publishing costs at Lund University
Parts of the costs of publishing, both within the agreements and those paid with the extra publishing support, are later invoiced to the faculties. Depending on how your faculty chooses to handle the costs, you may have to pay a part of the publication fee at a later stage.
Read more about costs for publishing open access at Lund University
For questions about the agreement or open access publishing, please contact:
publicera [at] lub [dot] lu [dot] se