Open access agreement with the IReL Consortium

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Springer Nature and the IReL Consortium have established a Transformative Agreement. IReL is a well-known nationally funded e-resource licensing consortium offering access on behalf of publicly funded Irish higher educational institutions. The consortium offers access to a wide variety of Science, Technology, Medicine and Humanities and Social Sciences resources.

The Transformative Agreement between Springer Nature and IReL will help scholarly communities affiliated with the participating institutions to access over 2,300 titles and allows authors to publish in over 2,000 Open Choice journals. The agreement will be significantly impacting Irish research for years to come.

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Researchers from the participating consortium institutions will have access to over 2,300 Springer journals and will have the right to publish their research open access in more than 2,000 Springer hybrid journals with fees covered by their institutions.

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