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OA Publishing Agreements

A list of OA publishing agreements open to DCU authors

OA Publishing Agreement with OUP 


Agreement period: 1 Jan 2021 – 31 Dec 2023

  • The OUP agreement allows eligible corresponding authors in participating institutions to publish original research and review articles open access upon publication at no extra cost.


Instructions for authors

  • Eligible journals: all 84 OUP published open access journals and over 360 hybrid journals (subscription journals which include open access content).  20 titles are subscription-only so do not currently offer open access. Title lists (correct as of April 2021)
  • Eligible authors: at the time of an article is accepted for publication, the corresponding author must be a current staff member or student with a participating institution. 
  • Eligible corresponding authors will be invited to make their articles open access on acceptance.