Microbiology Society

In 2022 Uppsala University has a 3-year agreement with Microbiology Society which enables researchers at Uppsala University to publish with open access in all of the publisher's journals. Only articles accepted by publisher after January 1, 2022 are covered by the agreement.

What is included in the agreement?

  • Open access publishing without an article processing charge in all of Microbiology Society's journals.
  • The agreement covers article types papersspecial issue papersreviews and letters.

Who can use the agreement?

Researchers who were affiliated with Uppsala University when the work that resulted in the publication was carried out. The author must be the corresponding author to be able to use the agreement.

What publishing licenses does the agreement cover?

CC-BY and CC-BY-NC

How to use the agreement

  • In addition to stating your affiliation with Uppsala University, it is important that you use your uu.se email address when submitting a manuscript to a Microbiology Society journal. It is via the uu.se email address that the publisher identifies you as an Uppsala University affiliated author.
  • "Corresponding author", main author, the person who submits the manuscript and maintains contact with the publisher concerning article publishing, must be affiliated with Uppsala University.
  • The affiliation of the corresponding author (the institute that you belong to) must be clearly stated in the article and in the publisher’s system. 

You can read more about this on the publisher's website.

Last modified: 2021-12-30