On this page you find information about current and previous agreements.

List of all electronic reseouces acquired through FinELib is available  here.



ACS agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2020

The FinElib-consortium and the American Chemical Society (ACS) have signed a 3-year agreement (2018-2020). The agreement covers access to ACS journals and free credits for open access publishing.

Elsevier agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2020

The FinELib consortium and Elsevier have signed a 3 year agreement, which covers access to SD Freedom Collection. In addition, the agreement offers the corresponding an opportunity to publish their articles open access with a 50 % discount on article processing charges (APC) in over 1500 subscription journals and over 100 full open access journals.

Emerald agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2020

The FinElib-consortium and Emerald have reached a 3-year agreement (2018-2020). The agreement covers access to Emerald Premier journals and free vouchers for open access publishing.

IEL agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2018

A 1-year license agreement regarding the online use of the IEL-database. The agreement does not include an open access element.

LWW agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2022

The FinELib-consortium and Wolters Kluwer have reached a 5-year agreement (2018-2022) regarding access to the Lippincott Total Access minus Neurology collection. The agreement covers access to 300 journals in the fields of medical care and nursing. In addition the agreement includes free vouchers for open access publishing,.

Springer agreement

The FinELib consortium and Springer Nature agreement ensures access to over 2200 scholarly journals in the Compact collection as well as open access publishing in the collection’s almost 1900 hybrid journals.

Wiley-Blackwell agreement

01.01.2018 – 31.12.2018

Wiley-Blackwell 2014 Full Collection is a multidisciplinary e-journal collection including approximately 1270 titles. Subscribers have access to the content generally back to 1997.

Past agreements

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open access benefits

During negotiations, open access benefits have been agreed upon regarding the journals of the following publishers: American Chemical Society, Elsevier, Emerald, Royal Society of Chemistry, Sage, Springer Nature, Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott.

More information about publisher- and organisation-specific open access benefits is also available from your own library.