Royal Society

The University Library of Salzburg has signed an Open Access agreement with the publisher Royal Society. Corresponding authors affiliated with the University of Salzburg can publish open access in Royal Society journals without restrictions or additional cost.

In which journals can I publish?
In all journals of the Royal Society, with the exception of Biographical Memoirs. A list of journals can be found  here.

Which article types are accepted?
All article types.

Which licence is granted?

How are eligible authors identified?
Authors are identified by the affiliation when submitting the article and the institutional email domain given when submitting the article.


  1. Eligible publications are identified by the publisher upon submission of the article
  2. The corresponding author chooses the free open access option
  3. The publication is published open access under a Creative Commons licence.

Contact and further information

Information on Open Access at The Royal Society:

If you have any questions about this or need further information; please contact

Linda Ohrtmann, M.A.
Digitale Bibliothek und Zeitschriften / Open Access
Universitätsbibliothek Salzburg
Hofstallgasse 2-4 – 5020 Salzburg
Tel.: +43 662 8044 77421