If you are a corresponding author affiliated with a participating institution within OhioLINK, the agreement reached means you can publish your article open access (OA) with fees covered.
More than 70 institutions are participating in the transformative agreement between Springer Nature and OhioLINK, meaning that corresponding authors* affiliated with participating institutions are eligible to publish their articles OA with fees covered in hybrid journals across the Springer Nature portfolio.
In addition, you can enjoy full access to all Springer subscription journal content. Established by OhioLINK, this agreement will run through 31 December 2026.
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