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    Library OA Publishing Support

    The Research Library provides support for open access publishing through these organizations:

    Updated July 28 13:01 MDT 2022

    AIP Publishing

    Starting January 1, 2022, the Research Library has a 3-year agreement with AIP Publishing which funds Open Access articles for LANL-affiliated corresponding authors publishing in AIP hybrid journals.

    Instructions: Read and Publish Author Guidelines

    American Chemical Society

    Various APC discounts are available for both ACS Open Access and hybrid journals, for ACS members and subscribing institution discounts for LANL-affiliated authors.

    Instructions

    arXiv

    The Research Library funds arXiv as an Institutional Member at the Tier 1 level. arXiv is a curated research-sharing platform open to anyone. Pre-prints at arXiv are moderated, but not peer-reviewed. arXiv includes pre-prints related to COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2.

    More information: arXiv

    Cambridge University Press

    Starting January 1, 2020, the Research Library has a 3-year agreement with Cambridge University Press (CUP) which funds an unlimited number of Open Access articles from LANL-affiliated corresponding authors in CUP Gold and hybrid journals.

    Eligible journals and instructions

    Electrochemical Society

    As an ECS Plus subscriber, the Research Library provides LANL-affiliated authors an unlimited number of article credits to publish articles free of charge as Open Access in ECS journals.

    Eligible journals

    Instructions: Publish open access with ECS Plus Guide (PDF)

    Elsevier

    Starting January 1, 2022, the Research Library has a 4-year agreement with Elsevier to provide a 10% discount on the Open Access APC for LANL-affiliated corresponding authors.

    Eligible journals: use the journal search tool to find eligible titles.

    Instructions: Publishing Journey Videos > Gold Open Access: Discount Agreement

    MDPI

    As a member of the MDPI Institutional Open Access Program, the Research Library provides LANL-affiliated authors a 10% discount on the Open Access APC for MDPI journals. LANL-affiliated authors also receive a 10% discount on Open Access Book Publishing Charges (BPCs) for MDPI ebooks.

    Eligible journals

    Royal Society of Chemistry

    Starting January 1, 2022, the Research Library has a 3-year agreement with the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) which funds Open Access articles for LANL-affiliated corresponding authors publishing in RSC Gold and hybrid journals.

    Instructions: RSC guide to article licensing as a read & publish author (PDF)

    SCOAP3 - journals & ebooks

    Financial support from the Research Library supports the conversion of key journals in the field of High Energy Physics (HEP) to Open Access, at no cost to authors, through the SCOAP3 partnership. Copyright stays with authors and a CC-BY license allows reuse and text and data mining.

    The Research Library also provides financial support for the SCOAP3 for Books pilot initiative. This initiative transitions important HEP-related books to Open Access and makes them available on the publishers’ websites, the INIS Repository, OAPEN and the SCOAP3 Repository.

    SPIE

    As a SPIE Digital Library subscriber, the Research Library enables a 25% discount on the Open Access APC for LANL-affiliated authors publishing in SPIE journals. The discount also applies to SPIE Members and journal editors.

    Eligible journals and instructions.

    TRAIL

    As a member of the Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL), the Research Library financially supports the digitization of, and open access to, US government agency technical reports.

    More Information

    Wiley, including AGU

    Starting January 1, 2022, the Research Library has a 5-year agreement with Wiley which funds Open Access articles for LANL-affiliated corresponding authors publishing in Wiley (and Wiley-published society) Gold and hybrid journals.

    Eligible journals: Gold/Hybrid

    Instructions: guide to publish in Wiley's OA journals (PDF)

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