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Open Access Publishing Agreements: IEEE

Discover the current open access publishing agreements in place, allowing options for publishing research open access at no cost to the author.

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Agreement details

The IReL-IEEE agreement allows eligible corresponding authors in participating institutions to publish original research open access upon publication at no extra cost from 1 March 2021 – 31 December 2023.

Eligible authors:

At the time an article is accepted for publication, the corresponding author must be a staff member or student with a participating institution. The corresponding author must ensure their correct affiliation details are known to the publisher at this time. 

Eligible journals:

all IEEE journals

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OA publishing license:

choice of a CC-BY or CC-BY NC-ND license. Authors sign a non-exclusive publishing license with the publisher. 

OA quota per year:

414 articles for full term (1 Mar 2021 – 31 Dec 2023). Allocated across the participating institutions on a first-come-first-served basis.

Further information

Creative Commons license