The Microbiology Society is a membership charity for scientists interested in microbes, their effects and their practical uses. It is one of the largest microbiology societies in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools.
The following institutions participate in this agreement:
From 2022, the following institutions will also participate in this agreement:
Corresponding 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.
Submit your article via the publisher's submission platform, Editorial Manager.
You will be recognised as being eligible for open access publishing with no transactional APCs via your institutional email address.
The agreement provides unlimited access to all paywalled content in all Microbiology Society journals, including the entire archive back to 1947, for reading as well as text and data mining.
No publishing alerts are provided, however, Microbiology Society provides regular publishing reports with article level information. Libraries can also receive publisher-neutral reports via OA Switchboard and CCC Rightslink.
Publishing for all CAUL member institutions in 2020 (including R&P activity) can be found in the 2020 Publishing Report.