Open access agreement for authors at eligible Bibliosan institutions

Publish open access with Wiley

Authors affiliated with eligible Bibliosan institutions in Italy may publish open access in any Wiley and Hindawi fully gold open access journal and in any Wiley hybrid journal (subscription-based journals which offer an open access option) at no charge to the author.

You can be confident that by choosing open access your work has the best chance to be read, cited and shared. Read more about the advantages of publishing open access here.

Publishing open access:

  • Complies with funder or institution mandates
  • Allows you to retain copyright through a CC BY license
  • Enables automatic deposit in PubMed Central (when appropriate)

To be eligible:

  • You must be the
    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.
    who is affiliated with an eligible Bibliosan institution1
  • Your article must be primary research or a review article2
  • You must publish open access (in a Wiley or Hindawi fully gold open access journal or a Wiley hybrid journal that offers open access) by using our workflow as described below3
  • Eligibility date criteria:
    • Fully gold open access journals: Submitted on or after 1 January 2023
    • Hybrid journals: Accepted on or after 1 January 2023
  • This agreement cannot be used to cover additional charges (e.g. cover, color, and page charges), which individual journals administer separately

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 institution at the point of acceptance of your paper, you do not qualify

2Other article types e.g. letters, editorials etc. are excluded.

3If 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 open access at no charge.