If you are a corresponding author affiliated with a participating institution within the CRUE-CSIC Alliance, the agreement reached means you can publish your article open access with fees covered by your institution.
More than 60 Spanish institutions are participating in the Transformative Agreement between Springer Nature and Crue & CSIC, meaning that corresponding authors* affiliated with these institutions are eligible to publish their articles open access with fees covered. The agreement includes more than 2,200 hybrid journals^ across the Springer and Adis portfolios. In addition, you can enjoy full access to all Springer and Adis subscription journal content.
^Fully open access journals, Nature journals, Academic Journals and Palgrave journals are not covered by this agreement.
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Universidad de Castilla la Mancha has reached its maximum article allowance for publishing under this agreement. Authors affiliated with Universidad de Castilla la Mancha can still publish their article OA in our journals but the article processing charges (APCs) will not be covered by this agreement until 01 January 2023. Authors should use alternative funding sources in order to publish OA or proceed with publication under subscription until the agreement is reactivated. If you need advice on what OA funding is available to you, please visit our funding & support service page.