Tufts Open Access (OA) Journal Memberships

Tufts Libraries Collections pay membership fees for the following journals in order to provide article processing charge (APC) discounts to Tufts authors for OA publishing:

  • BioMed Central – receive a 15% discount on APCs that range between $1,710 – $2,380
    • also includes Chemistry Central and SpringerOpen journals
    • not applicable to Tufts Medical Center staff without faculty appointments or other affiliations at Tufts University
  • Nucleic Acids Research – receive a 50% discount on the $2,770 APC
  • RSC Gold – Tufts authors can publish a discrete number of papers OA in Royal Chemistry Society journals per year
    • contact Miriam Allman to obtain voucher information in order to waive the APC after your paper has been accepted but before it’s been typeset.