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Umeå University researchers can publish open access at no cost in Frontiers journals. 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 is paid through an agreement between the library and Frontiers. The agreement applies to all journals published by the open access publisher Frontiers.

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.
  • Your article will be published under a CC BY license.

How the publishing process works

Choose Umeå university from the list of institutional members when you submit your manuscript.

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Discounts for open access publishing fees

Publishing fees for a large number of journals are covered in full or in part by library agreements.

Latest update: 2023-01-03