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OA Publishing Agreements

A list of OA publishing agreements open to DCU authors

Open Access Publishing Agreement with ACS 


Agreement period: 1 Jan 2021 – 31 Dec 2025

  • Open access invitations are subject to approval by member institutions.
  • Only articles accepted for publication between 1 Jan 2021 and 31 December 2025 are eligible.
  • The agreement covers all peer reviewed articles accepted for publication in any ACS journal. 


Instructions for Authors

Where the corresponding author is a current staff member or student of DCU at the time an article is accepted for publication in an ACS journal, the author will be invited to publish the article open access at no extra cost.