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Taylor & Francis

Conditions of funding: Articles submitted to the publisher’s subscription-based journals and Gold Open Access journals are eligible for funding under the agreement. The corresponding author must be a member of the University of Graz at the time that the article is accepted for publication. Funding will not be provided if publishing costs are covered by research grants, from among others the FWF, ERC, FFG. The library will review the author’s eligibility for funding. The corresponding author is responsible for securing the agreement of all co-authors to Open Access publication and the related CC licence.  

FWF: Applications for FWF funding from affiliated authors can be made via the University of Graz dashboard and processed by the FWF.


The Open Access agreement allows for publishing in the following journals: see list of titles

Types of article: all articles that have successfully completed the peer-review process.

Article Processing Charges: APCs are covered by the Open Access agreement. Authors do not incur any APCs. Additional costs, like page charges or colour charges, are not covered within the scope of the Open Access agreement.

Creative Commons Licence: CC BY, CC BY-NC und CC BY-NC-ND
The choice depends on the individual journal’s guidelines.
Articles funded by FWF must have a CC BY licence.


Submission of articles:
Taylor & Francis will contact the corresponding author during the submission process to ask whether they want to publish in Open Access. The author should agree to the Open Access option in the Author Tool, and choose the following statement on the form: “ I understand that an APC applies, and I, or my institutional representatives, will coordinate payment ”. The costs will be borne by the University of Graz.
Taylor & Francis use the statement of affiliation as well as the institutional e-mail address to identify authors who are eligible for funding. Therefore, please use your official e-mail address (@uni-graz.at) and, if possible, submit your article from the University of Graz network.

Acceptance process:
You must cite the funding through the University of Graz in the acknowledgements. This is the recommended wording: “The authors acknowledge the financial support by the University of Graz”.
Articles cannot be changed to Open Access after publication.

After publication:
Your article should be entered into the University of Graz Research Portal. The platform can be accessed from your UNIGRAZonline business card or at forschungsportal.uni-graz.at. For further information as well as instructions, (German only), please see the Intranet.
In accordance with the University of Graz Open Access policy, it is recommended that university members make previously published articles available in the institutional repository unipub, as long as there is no severe legal or financial reason not to do so.


Website of the agreement

Further information on the Open Access agreement


Open-Access-Abkommen / Open Access Agreements
Universitätsplatz 3a 8010 Graz
Tanja Krstanović DW 1412

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