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

e-library

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 agreements open the results of science for all

12.4.2021

Open Access publishing free of charge for researchers is increasing rapidly. Due to FinELib agreements, 65% more Open Access articles were published during the year 2020 than the year before.

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Towards Open Access with transformative agreements

1.3.2021

What are FinELib’s transformative agreements? What are their benefits to researchers? How do you determine a journal’s Plan S compliance?

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Final report of the FinELib’s APC project – out now!

26.2.2021

The report summarises the key conclusions of the project while also highlighting some of the actions institutions and stakeholders are urged to take to further promote the monitoring of APCs.

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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:
American Chemical Society  |  Elsevier  |  EmeraldIEEE  |  Oxford University Press  |  Royal Society of Chemistry  |  Sage  |  Science Advances  |  Springer Nature  |  Taylor & Francis  |  WileyWolters Kluwer/Lippincott

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