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Institutional memberships

Through its institutional memberships and other contractual agreements, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) receives discount on open access publication fees from the following publishers:

PublisherDiscountLimitations
BioMed Central / SpringerOpen / Chemistry CentralUp to 20.04.19: 20%
As from 21.04.19: 15%
Discount applies only for articles which receive financial support from the open access publishing fund.
BMJ Open20%Discount applies only for open access journals of the publisher.
Cogitatio Press100%Discount applies for all open access journals of the publisher:
IEEE15%Discount applies only for open access journals of the publisher.
Karger50%Discount applies only for open access journals of the publisher.
MDPIUp to 31.10.2016:  10%
As from 01.11.2016: 25%
Discount applies only for open access journals of the publisher.
SageAs from 01.01.2020: 20%Discount applies only for open access journals of the publisher.
Select “Apply Discounts” and enter the discount-code DFG2020OA.
SCOAP³/publications in the field of high energy physics (HEP)100%100% discount for the following journals:
  • European Physical Journal C
  • Journal of High Energy Physics
  • Nuclear Physics B
  • Physics Letters B

For the following more general journals, costs can only be covered for HEP content:

  • Chinese Physics C
  • Acta Physica Polonica B
  • Advances in High Energy Physics
  • Physical Review C
  • Physical Review D
  • Physical Review Letters
  • Progress of Theoretical Physics (to become PTEP)

Articles which are considered HEP content are those for which HEP is set as the main category in arXiv before they are submitted to the publisher:

Wiley20%Discount applies only for articles which receive financial support from the open access publishing fund.

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