Cambridge University Press currently publishes more than 400 peer-reviewed academic journals covering subjects across the humanities, social sciences and science, technology and medicine.
The agreement allows authors from participating institutions to publish into the majority Cambridge University Press journals without the need of any transactional article processing charge or payment (APC). Further information on this agreement is available from Cambridge University Press.
The agreement allows for publishing in 398 titles including Australian and New Zealand Societies such as:
Open access publishing covered under this Read & Publish agreement includes the following article types:
Article types excluded from this agreement include:
Authors who wish to make excluded article types openly available may choose to:
Eligible articles that have an acceptance date during the term of this agreement are eligible to be published open access under the terms of the R&P agreement. In the case of journals departing the Cambridge Collection, the accepted article must be published by CUP (i.e. before the journal moves to another publisher) in order to be eligible under this agreement.
Number of included articles
There is no limit on the number of articles by participating institutions allowed to be published as part of this agreement.
Page and colour charges are not included in the RAP agreement, and only apply to print journals.
Journals that have page charges (for print) are:
Corresponding authors from participating institutions may publish immediately to open access on the publisher's platform once the article has been accepted, with no transactional APCs.
Articles from authors at participating institutions may be published under the author's choice of the following licences:
The Creative Commons licenses allow reuse (some with conditions) while protecting the authors' rights of acknowledgment as authors. Authors retain copyright.
How to submit your article for open access publishing
In all correspondence with the publisher and Rightslink, authors must use their institutional postal address and institutional email address.
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