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Open access publishing for authors at the The University of Tennessee

If you’re a researcher based at The University of Tennessee, you can now get a discount to publish your research articles open access in Taylor & Francis and Routledge Open Select (hybrid) journals.

How can I access the discount?

  1. Submit your article to an Open Select journal for peer review.
  2. If it’s accepted for publication, you’ll be asked whether you wish to publish your research open access.
  3. If you choose open, you can generate an article publishing charge (APC) quote which will automatically include a 10% discount.*
  4. Contact your library for information on how payment of APCs is handled at your institution.
  5. Once published, your article will be available for anyone to read, anywhere, forever.

* When you generate your open access quote please make sure that you tell us you’re based at one of the participating institutions (see below), so that we know you’re entitled to a discount.

Frequently asked questions

Which journals does this discount apply to?

The discounted APCs will be applied to open access articles published in Taylor & Francis and Routledge Open Select (hybrid) journals.

What discount am I entitled to?

A 10% discount will be applied to the APC of your selected Open Select journal.

Which institutions are part of this agreement?

  • The University of Tennessee Martin
  • The University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • The University of Tennessee Preston Medical Library
  • The University of Tennessee Space Institute

Keep up to date with the latest open access news

Scholarly publishing is rapidly changing, and nowhere more so than in the area of open access. To make sure you have the latest information you need to make your publishing choices, get our Open Access Bulletin. Find out about new policies, funding news, publishing tips, calls for papers, and the latest OA articles making an impact.