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Open Access Publishing Agreements: American Chemical Society

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 American Chemical Society open access publishing agreement allows eligible corresponding authors from UCD to publish articles open access at no extra cost.

Eligible journals

The agreement covers all peer reviewed articles accepted for publication between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2025 in any ACS journal.

Please note - as of April 2021, articles accepted between January and March 2021 are in the process of being converted to open access retrospectively.

Eligible authors

At the time of an article is accepted for publication, the corresponding author must be a current staff member or student of UCD.

ACS will invite eligible corresponding authors to make their articles open access on acceptance, subject to approval by UCD. 

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