Authors from an institution affiliated with the Conferenza dei Rettori delle Università Italiane (CRUI) may publish open access in any of Wiley's hybrid journals at no charge to the author.
To publish without having to pay additional Article Publication Charges (APCs), the article's responsible corresponding author The 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 2022. (View eligible Italian institutions)
Update 12 October 2022
The open access Read and Publish agreement between CRUI and Wiley has reached its maximum article allowance for 2022. Between now and 31 December 2022, you may still choose to publish open access, but the publishing fee will not be covered by the CRUI Read and Publish agreement. For more information, contact the open access team at your institution. In January 2023, open access coverage will be available again.
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 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 Italian 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 make your article 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.
3Other article types e.g. letters, editorials etc. are excluded.