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Mark Allen Healthcare

Umeå University researchers can publish open access at no cost in Mark Allen Healthcare journals. Read more about the terms of our agreement with the publisher and what it means for you here.

The open access publishing fee has been pre-paid through an agreement between the library and Mark Allen Healthcare. The agreement applies to journals that offer an open access option in the collections Internurse, Intermid and Health Professionals.

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 The e-mail domain is often used to recognize your eligibility.
  • You must use a token code in order the publishing fee to be covered by the agreement. Contact the team for Publishing and Scholarly services for the token code.

How the publishing process works

  • During the submission process, you will be asked whether you wish the manuscript to proceed for Open Access publication. Answer ”Yes”.
  • Upon acceptance, you will receive an email from the publisher with a link to a payment page. Before you proceed, contact the library for a token code. You will need it in the next step.
  • Open the link in the email from the publisher and click “Apply Discounts”.
  • Enter your token code in the “promo code” box.
  • Click “Apply Discounts”.
  • The total should now be updated to 0.00 GBP.
  • Click “Payment options” and log in (if you have previously registered with Copyright Clearance Centre) or register.
  • Once signed in, you can complete checkout. There is nothing to pay, so simply click ‘Next’ to proceed to confirmation, and complete your transaction.

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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.