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Scholarly Communications@TCU: Open Access Discounts

Information about scholarly publishing and open access issues at TCU

Open Access Discounts

Open Access LogoAre you thinking about publishing in an Open Access journal? Several Open Access journals provide discounts on Article Processing Charges to TCU faculty members and students.

Please also see the information on the TCU Open Access Fund about how the library will pay your Article Processing Charge (subject to the fund's guidelines).

Questions? Ask Jeff Bond, Scholarly Communication Librarian.

List of Discounts

The following Open Access publishers offer discounts on Article Processing Charges when publishing in their journal(s).

Publisher or Journal

Description

Amount

American Chemical Society (ACS)

Authors get a discount on ACS Author Choice due to TCU's subscription to a major ACS journal package

25% discount

BioMed Central and Springer Open

Authors get a 15% discount on BioMed Central and Springer Open APC charges due to the library's Supporter Membership

15% discount

PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences)

Authors get a discount on APC charges due to TCU's subscription to PNAS

$350 off

Portland Press

Authors get a discount on APC for Portland Press journals to which TCU currently subscribes.

Varies

Society for Endocrinology (Bioscientifica)

Authors get a discount on APC for Society for Endocrinology Hybrid OA journals to which TCU currently subscribes.

Varies