Open Access publishing agreement: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Authors affiliated with the University of Vienna can publish Open Access without any additional charges in ACM Journals, Magazines and Proceedings under an Open Access publishing agreement. Please find the agreement details here:

Validity period
Funding for
Articles in journals, magazines and proceedings
Funding requirements
  • The "corresponding author" of the article is affiliated1) with the University of Vienna on the date of acceptance.
  • The "corresponding author" states "University of Vienna" as their affiliation or as one of their affiliations in the article.
  • Article types covered: research articles, review articles, conference/proceedings papers or other types for which ACM charges APCs. These are currently
    • Journal: interview; note; research-article; review-article; short-paper; survey; technical-note; tutorial
    • Magazine: case-study; interview; research-article; review-article
    • Proceedings: research-article; short-paper; technical-note; tutorial
  • The following applies to articles resulting from FWF projects: funding can be provided by the University of Vienna.
  • The following applies to articles resulting from EU projects: funding can be provided by the University of Vienna.
Funding is provided for Open Access  (Article Processing Charges, APCs). No additional fees (color-, figure-, page-, submission charges) will be charged.
InvoicingNo invoicing, OA costs fully covered by publishing agreement.
Author workflow

The affiliation of the "corresponding author" to the University of Vienna will be checked by the publisher. Articles have to be submitted using the institutional e-mail address ( or so the publisher can recognise eligible authors and provide them with instructions to make their article available Open Access.

Publisher's infopublisher website
Consortium info
KEMÖ website


1) University affiliates are defined in UG 2002 §94.