Open access agreement for authors at eligible Spanish institutions

Publish open access with Wiley

Many authors affiliated with Spanish institutions may publish open access in any of Wiley's hybrid journals (subscription-based journals which offer an open access option) at no charge to the author.

Corresponding authors affiliated with Conference of Rectors of Universities (CRUE) and the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) may publish without having to pay Article Publication Charges (APCs).

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 PMC (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 Spanish institution at the point of acceptance1
  • Your article must be primary research or a review article2
  • You must publish in a hybrid journal that offers open access by using our workflow as described below3
  • Your hybrid article must have been accepted on or after the 1st January 2022, and remain unpublished prior to any OA funding request



Open access payments made easy with your institution

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.



Questions:

Please contact your university or library with questions.





1Eligibility is subject to when the institution has formalized their participation in the agreement. If 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.