Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

The University Library of Salzburg has signed an open access agreement with the publisher ACM. Corresponding authors affiliated with the University of Salzburg can publish open access in ACM Journals and ACM Conference Proceedings Series without restrictions or additional costs.

In which journals can I publish?
A list of eligible journals Conference Proceedings Series can be found  here.
For an up to date list of conference proceedings please contact or your editor. 

Which article types are accepted?
All article types are accepted, including conference or proceedings papers.

Which licence is granted?
CC-BY 4.0 by default, with an option to choose other versions

How are eligible authors identified?
Authors are identified by the affiliation and the institutional email domain given when submitting the article.
Please use the university email address ( during submission.


  1. Eligible publications are identified by by ACM upon acceptance of the article.
  2. The corresponding author chooses the free open access option („Institutionally Paid Open Access / Permission Release Option”)
  3. The publication is published open access under a Creative Commons licence.
Contact and further information

Further information on Open Access at ACM can be found  here.
If you have any questions about this or need further information, please contact

Linda Ohrtmann, M.A.
Digital Library and Journals / Open Access
Salzburg University Library
Hofstallgasse 2-4 – 5020 Salzburg
Tel.: +43 662 8044 77421