The Company of Biologists

The University Library of Salzburg has signed an open access agreement with The Company of Biologists. Corresponding authors affiliated with the University of Salzburg can publish open access in all journals without restrictions or additional costs.

In which journals can I publish?
A list of eligible journals can be found on the journal website:

Which article types are accepted?
All article types

Which licence is granted?

How are eligible authors identified?
Authors are identified by the affiliation given when submitting the article.


  1. Eligible publications are identified by the publisher upon acceptance of the article.
  2. The corresponding author chooses the free open access option.
  3. The University Library verifies whether the corresponding author is affiliated with the University of Salzburg and approves funding.
  4. The publication is published open access under a Creative Commons licence.

Contact and further information

Further information about open access with The Company of Biologists can be found on the journal website:

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 (0)662 8044 77421