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Conditions of funding: Articles submitted to the publisher’s subscription-based 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 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 will be processed by the FWF.

Please contact Publication Services regarding funding for publication in the publisher’s Open Access journals.


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

Types of article: case reports, clinical messages, commentaries, “consensus”, “drug focus”, history, meta analyses, original articles, rapid publications, review articles, technical notes, tutorials.

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.

For information on the excess fees for American Geophysical Union journals please see: https://publications.agu.org/publication-fees/.

Creative Commons Licence: CC-BY, CC-BY-NC


Submission of articles:
Please state your affiliation with the University of Graz in accordance with the affiliation guidelines when you submit your article. This is how the corresponding author is identified as affiliated with the university. Please use your official e-mail address (@uni-graz.at) and, if possible, submit your article from the University of Graz network. 

Acceptance process:
After your article is accepted, please choose the option "OnlineOpen" on the Wiley author interface. The library will review the author’s eligibility for funding and approve them for Open Access publication.
You must cite the funding through the University of Graz in the acknowledgements. The recommended wording is either: “The authors acknowledge the financial support by the University of Graz”, or “Dieser Artikel wurde durch finanzielle Unterstützung der Universität Graz Open Access publiziert”.
The publisher can authorise retroactive Open Access publication of articles.

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.



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

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