Note: This is a new agreement commencing in January 2022.
De Gruyter is one of the world’s largest Open Access publishers across the full spectrum of the Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine. Since 2010, De Gruyter has published 2,000+ OA ebooks, 90 OA ejournals, and hundreds of OA articles in 285 hybrid ejournals.
De Gruyter is committed to expanding access to first-class knowledge. In recent years, they have established a number of Institutional Open Access Agreements around the world to ensure that content from affiliated authors is accessible and affordable.
The 2022 read-and-publish agreement enables authors from participating institutions to publish accepted articles into eligible ejournals from the De Gruyter eJournal Package which their institution subscribes to, without any article processing charges (APCs).
The following institutions participate in this agreement:
Authors who do not see their institution listed above should contact library staff to enquire further.
This agreement allows authors from participating institutions to publish open access up to 285 titles with no transactional APCs, so long as the journals are included in a participating institution’s subscribed package for 2022. This includes:
high impact titles such as Biological Chemistry, Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, and Reviews in Chemical Engineering.
titles with high Australian and New Zealand authorship, such as Applied Linguistics Review, the Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance, and Multilingua.
Please see the full list of titles included for Read and Publish in the De Gruyter agreement via CAUL.
Open access publishing covered under this Read & Publish agreement includes the following article types:
Authors may publish excluded article types as “closed access” or pay an article processing charge (if applicable) to make the article open access.
Eligible articles that have an acceptance date during the term of this agreement (2022) are eligible to be published open access under the terms of the agreement.
There is no limit on the number of articles by eligible authors from participating institutions that can be published under the terms of this agreement.
There are no other transactional charges for authors.
Authors from institutions listed under 'Participating institutions' may publish immediately to open access on the publisher's platform once the article has been accepted, with no transactional APCs.
Articles from authors at participating institutions may be published under a CC-BY 4.0 license.
The Creative Commons licenses allow reuse (some with conditions) while protecting the authors' rights of acknowledgment as authors. Authors retain copyright.
View the publisher’s open access guide for authors.
Authors will be identified as eligible for open access publishing by their
Authors must use their institutional email address when submitting an article for publication in order for the publication to be approved to be published open access with no transactional APCs
The license is available for download from ConsortiaManager. Library staff should contact the designated Content Coordinator at their institution regarding any license enquiries.
Under the agreement, participating institutions will receive:
Authors may deposit articles in institutional repositories:
View the publisher’s self-archiving rights policy for further information.
The publisher will supply CAUL Procurement Services and participating institutions with reports on publishing output with article-level information twice per year.
Note for CAUL: If reports provided to CAUL, add the following point in the guide:
CAUL will share publishing output data with participating institutions on a regular basis.