SAGE

The University Library of Salzburg has signed an Open Access agreement with the publisher SAGE. Corresponding authors affiliated with the University of Salzburg can publish open access in SAGE journals with hybrid option without additional costs.
Funding via the Open Access publishing agreement is granted depending on the availability of funds.

In which journals can I publish?
In all journals of the SAGE Choice Scheme. Journals that are not part of SAGE Choice can be found  here.

Which publication types are accepted?
No restrictions. (Original Research Papers, Review Papers, Brief Communications, Short Reports, Case Reports etc.).

What license is granted?
Standard is CC BY-NC, CC BY on request.

How are eligible authors identified?
Authors are identified by the affiliation and the institutional email domain when given submitting the article.
Please use the university email address (max.mustermann@plus.ac.at) during submission.

Process

  1. Eligible publications are identified by the publisher upon submission of the article.
  2. SAGE contacts the corresponding author and informs them about the OA agreement between SAGE and the University of Salzburg. The University Library verifies whether the corresponding author is affiliated with the University of Salzburg and approves funding.
  3. SAGE contacts the corresponding author and informs him/her about the OA agreement between SAGE and the University of Salzburg.
  4. The publication is published open access under a Creative Commons licence.

Contact and further information

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
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