Open Access and cooperation are the keys to the success of Finnish research and learning

FinELib

FinELib is a consortium of Finnish universities, research institutions and public libraries. FinELib promotes availability of e-resources and open publishing.

On these pages, you can monitor negotiations on science journals. On Consortium pages, you can find more information on how the consortium operates.

News  

FinELib strikes open access deal with Frontiers

8.4.2022

The agreement runs for three years (2022-2024) and allows participating institutions to benefit from a 10% national discount, streamlined submission and payment workflows, and other benefits.

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FinELib pledges to support arXiv

16.3.2022

FinELib and arXiv have signed a three-year (2022–2024) agreement through which six new Finnish universities have committed to funding arXiv, currently promoted by SCOSS in its third funding cycle.

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Cell Press agreement enables open access publishing

22.2.2022

The FinElib consortium and Elsevier have signed a new 3-year Read and Publish agreement (2022–2024) to allow access to Cell Press journals and to enable researchers to publish open access without extra costs.

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Status of
Negotiations

Ongoing negotiations

Discussion  

Take advantage of open access benefits

During negotiations, open access benefits have been agreed upon regarding the journals of the following publishers:

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