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Umeå University researchers can publish open access at no cost in Brill journals and can also get a 20 % discount for open access book publishing charges. Read more about the terms of our agreement with the publisher for 2023 and what it means for you here.

The open access publishing fee has been pre-paid through an agreement between the library and Brill. The agreement applies to open access publishing in hybrid and open access journals from Brill. A 20% discount is available for open access book publishing with Brill as well.

Terms and conditions

  • You must be the corresponding author, i.e. the one handling communication with the publisher and journal.
  • Your Umeå University affiliation must be stated in the published article.
  • Use your university e-mail ending with @umu.se. The e-mail domain is often used to recognize your eligibility.
  • The agreement applies to article types “research articles” and “review articles”.
  • Your article will be published under a CC BY license.

How the publishing process works

At submission, you will be asked to check whether the organization you are affiliated with is listed as having an open access agreement with Brill. Choose ”Yes”.

Information for Authors from Sweden

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Open access publishing agreements

As a researcher at Umeå University, you can publish open access free of charge in many journals.

Latest update: 2023-01-03