Open Access for Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

CNR logo © Springer Nature 2021We are very proud that CNR – Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche has entered a Transformative Agreement with Springer Nature. Please find further agreement-related information on this page.

Authors affiliated with participating institutions can publish their articles open access in subscription journals that offer the hybrid open access option (Open Choice) and the Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY and CC BY-NC), with their fees covered. The article processing charge is covered by the Italian institutions within CNR – Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche.

This agreement also includes access to more than 2,000 of Springer's subscription journals, at no extra cost to readers and users connected to CNR.

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