European Respiratory Journal free open access publishing

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European Respiratory Journal free open access publishing

ABOUT THE AGREEMENT

TYPE:
Hybrid
SUBJECTS:
Medicine & Health Sciences
PUBLISHER/VENDOR:
AGREEMENT TERM:
31 Dec 2023

EIFL has negotiated free and discounted open access publishing terms with the European Respiratory Journal. 

  • Free open access publishing 

Corresponding authors from the below eligible countries will be able to publish their articles for free in open access in the European Respiratory Journal, without paying an Article Processing Charge. Article types can include original research material, correspondence to the editor, short research letters or reviews; they exclude editorial commentaries.

Eligible countries:

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Botswana, Congo (Democratic Republic), Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Moldova, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, North Macedonia, Palestine, Senegal, Serbia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Zambia, Zimbabwe

  • Free open access publishing if institution has paid read & publish fee

Corresponding authors from the below eligible countries will be able to publish their articles for free in open access in the European Respiratory Journal, without paying an Article Processing Charge, provided that their affiliated institution has paid the annual read & publish fee of 500 Euros. Article types can include original research material, correspondence to the editor, short research letters or reviews; they exclude editorial commentaries.

Eligible countries:
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovenia

We will list institutions that have signed the read & publish agreement with the ERS here. Currently no institution have signed yet. 

Corresponding Authors from Eligible Countries will be automatically recognized when they state their country affiliation when submitting their article to the European Respiratory Journal and will be offered the applicable APC waiver. In case of any issues, authors can contact journals@ersnet.org

Corresponding authors from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovenia whose affiliated institutions have paid the read & publish fee should ideally have an email address that is issued by their institution, so that they can easily be recognized. 

Otherwise, they will be recognized when they state their institutional affiliation. The APC waiver will then be applied. In case of any issues, authors can contact journals@ersnet.org

At the moment, the agreement only covers the European Respiratory Journal.

All aspects of adult and paediatric respiratory medicine, including cell biology, epidemiology, immunology, oncology, pathophysiology, imaging, occupational medicine, intensive care, sleep medicine and thoracic surgery. 

Click on your country below to get the full list of all the journals that EIFL has negotiated terms for open access publishing.

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Botswana, China, Congo, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Lithuania, Malawi, Maldives, Moldova, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, North Macedonia, Palestine, Senegal, Serbia, Slovenia, Sudan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Zambia, Zimbabwe