Publish Open Access

TAU researchers publish Open Access for free!

Tel- Aviv University's researchers can publish Open Access articles in journals of some of the world's leading publishers in the fields of exact sciences and engineering, with no charge or with reduced payment, thanks to agreements between these publishers and your library.


Benefits of publishing Open Access

  • Increased visibility of research outputs, leading to increased impact and increased chances to be cited and shared.
  • Researchers from anywhere on earth can read your research without access barriers. 
  • Many funding bodies require that works produced by grant holders will be made Open Access – now you can comply with this policy without paying any publishing fees.


How to publish Open Access for free? 

The submission process may vary from one publisher to another. However, there are three significant steps that we would like to stress:  

  1. During submission, use your Institutional email address, i.e., researcher
  2. Declare your affiliation with Tel Aviv University.
  3. Submit only to the journals of the publishers that are included in the agreements with the library – see the following list:


List of publishers and journals included in the agreements

AAAS - American Association for the Advancement of Science - 15% discount for publishing in the journal "Science Advances".

American Chemical Society - No Fee

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - Please refer to us for more information - 

American Institute of Physics - No Fee

Cambridge University Press - No Fee

Institute of Physics - No Fee

The Royal Society - No Fee

Royal Society of Chemistry - No Fee

Sage – A discounted rate of 200 GBP

SPIE - No Fee

Taylor and Francis – No Fee - Journals included in agreement

Wiley - No Fee - Hybrid Journals included in agreement


For additional information, please contact the Acquisition & Electronic Resources Dept.  




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