Open access agreement for authors at eligible UK institutions
Publish open access with Wiley
Authors affiliated with UK institutions participating in Wiley’s Jisc agreement may publish primary research and review articles in any of Wiley's fully gold open access journals or Wiley’s hybrid (subscription-based) journals which offer open access with no further open access costs* to the author.
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 2022 if submitted to a hybrid journal, and on submission from 1 January 2022 if submitting to a fully gold open access journal.
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
*subject to availability of sufficient funds and approval from eligible institutions' Wiley Open Access Account holders
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:
Additional information and questions
Please contact your university or library with questions.
1Other article types e.g. letters, editorials etc. are excluded.
2If you do not order open access, your manuscript will be published as a subscription (closed access) article. Once your paper is published in Early View or In Issue online you will no longer be eligible to publish open access under the agreement.