Times have changed for researchers. Gone are the days when you could publish your article and then just wait for your work to be discovered and recognized by your peers.
Feedback from our authors shows that you would like to choose the license option that suits you best, so we offer a range of publishing agreements.
Authors publishing in our Library and Information Science and Archives and Heritage journals are exempt from any embargo on the Accepted Manuscript (AM) version of their article. Post your AM to subject or institutional repositories, or your personal or departmental website, immediately upon publication.
As part of our commitment to support open access publishing in emerging countries, we have an agreement with EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries) which enables researchers to publish OA in over 80 journals with a partially, or even fully, discounted APC. This discount or waiver applies to full OA journals ranging across disciplines, including the sciences,… Read more »
Cogent OA is an open-access publisher of scholarly research, committed to offering a truly author-centered service. Our aim is to help researchers share their ideas and discoveries as widely and as effectively as possible.