Open access agreement with FCCN/ b-on Consortium

Authors belonging to a participating FCCN / b-on consortium institution are eligible to publish their articles open access, with fees covered, in journals that offer the open access option (known as hybrid journals). Subject to the agreement publishing specifications, the article processing charge (APC) is covered for all FCCN/b-on participating institutions.

Articles will be published under the liberal Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 international (CC BY) license. Authors are free to share and redistribute the material in any medium or format. 

This agreement also includes access to more than 2,200 of Springer´s subscription journals, at no extra cost to readers and users connected to FCCN/ b-on consortium.

Read the institutional guide to learn more

On this page we provide the most important facts and information materials for Approval Managers and Librarians. If you have any further questions, you can always contact us at

Resources and information material

Online banner
Online banner
(ZIP, 64.95 KB)