To publish without having to pay additional Article Publication Charges (APCs), the article's responsible corresponding authorThe responsible corresponding author is the author who manages the manuscript and correspondence during the publication process - from submission through publication. This author has the authority to act on behalf of all the co-authors and will also be the contact for inquiries after publication. must be from an eligible institution and the article must have been accepted on or after 1 January 2018. (View eligible Austrian institutions)
If an article’s corresponding author is affiliated with an eligible Austrian institution and the FWF guidelines for peer-reviewed publications are fulfilled, the Austrian Science Fund will cover Article Publication Charges for open access articles published in Wiley’s hybrid journals.
You can be confident that by choosing open access, your work will have the best chance to be read, cited, and shared. Read more about the advantages of publishing open access here.
Publishing gold open access:
Follow this step by step guide to making your article open access in a hybrid journal – at no cost to yourself:
Go to the Wiley Author Services Dashboard now, to select open access for your article.
Please contact your university or library with questions.
1If you are no longer affiliated with an eligible Austrian institution at the point of acceptance of your paper, you do not qualify.
2If you don't order open access initially, your manuscript will be published under the traditional closed access model. You may order open access retroactively, but once your paper is published in Early View or In Issue online you are no longer eligible to publish at no charge.
3Other article types e.g. letters, editorials etc. are excluded.