Open Access publication options for University of Arizona authors

Feb. 10, 2023

University Libraries supports the Year of Open Science through open access initiatives

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The University of Arizona Libraries continues to support open access publication by working with scholarly publishers to offer fully-waived and discounted article processing charges (APCs) to the campus community.

University of Arizona-affiliated authors are now eligible for fully-waived or discounted APCs for open access publication across the disciplines.

What you should know

  • University Libraries has agreements with 15 scholarly publishers, including ACM, Cambridge University Press, De Gruyter, IOP, and the Royal Society.
  • These agreements provide University of Arizona-affiliated authors with no and low-cost open access publication in over 780 journals.
  • PLOS, an Open Access publisher in science and medicine, is one of the most recent exciting agreements. APCs are now fully waived for articles accepted for publication in PLOS One, PLOS Computational Biology, PLOS Pathogens, PLOS Genetics, PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, PLOS Digital Health, and PLOS Biology.

Learn more about the Libraries' open access initiatives and the Year of Open Science.

Ellen Dubinsky, Scholarly Communication Librarian