This uncapped agreement includes 924 hybrid journal titles during 2023-2025, which allows authors from participating institutions to publish open access with no transactional article processing charges (APCs).
SAGE is a global academic publisher of books, journals, and a growing suite of library products and services.
The agreement allows for publishing in 924 titles. This includes:
Open access publishing covered under this Read & Publish agreement includes the following article types:
Authors who wish to make other article types openly available may choose to:
Eligible articles that have an acceptance date during the term of this agreement (2023) are eligible to be published open access under the terms of the R&P agreement.
There is no limit on the number of articles by participating institutions allowed to be published as part of this agreement.
There are no other transactional charges for authors.
Corresponding authors from institutions listed under 'Participating institutions' may publish immediately to open access on the publisher's platform once the article has been accepted, with no transactional APCs.
Articles from authors at participating institutions may be published under the author's choice of the following licences:
Further information about the licences is available on the publisher's website.
The Creative Commons licenses allow reuse (some with conditions) while protecting the authors' rights of acknowledgment as authors. Authors retain copyright.
Authors will be identified as eligible for open access publishing by their
Authors must use their institutional email address when submitting an article for publication in order for the publication to be approved to be published open access with no transactional APCs.
Authors do not need to take any action to benefit from this offer. SAGE will contact all eligible authors to inform them of the agreement and invite them to the SAGE Open Access Portal to take up the offer as soon as their accepted article has been received into SAGE’s Production department.
Accepted Article Manuscripts will be able to be published immediately to institutional repositories.
The agreement provides unlimited access to all journals listed under ‘Included titles’, including perpetual access for subscribed to years.
View the publisher’s site for further information.
The publisher will supply CAUL with reports on publishing output with article-level information on a quarterly basis. CAUL will share publishing output data with participating institutions on a regular basis.