Open Access publishing agreement: The Company of Biologists

Authors affiliated with the University of Vienna can publish Open Access without any additional charges in the Company of Biologists journals listed below under a transformative Open Access publishing agreement. Please find the agreement details here:
 

Validity period
1.1.2020–31.12.2022
Funding for
Eligible Journals (PDF)
Funding requirements
  • You are "corresponding author" of the article in question.
  • You are affiliated1) with the University of Vienna on the date of acceptance.
  • The following applies to articles resulting from FWF projects: funding can be provided by the University of Vienna (sufficient articles available).
  • The following applies to articles resulting from EU projects: funding can be provided by the University of Vienna (sufficient articles available).
  • The article lists "University of Vienna" as your affiliation or as one of your affiliations.
Funding is only provided for Open Access, not for any additional fees (e.g. colour charges, submission fees).
Author workflow
The Company of Biologists uses the Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) web interface to administer the agreement. After acceptance, please choose the Open Access option and follow the steps as presented. A one-time registration may be required. Your affiliation to the University of Vienna will be checked by the Open Access Office.
Publisher's infopublisher website

 

1) University affiliates are defined in UG 2002 §94. Should you be a research grant holder please provide confirmation to that effect via e-mail.