Special Terms for Authors & Researchers (STAR) is a unique Taylor & Francis initiative developed to provide authors and researchers in the Global South with free access to articles from our leading international and regional journals across subject areas.
Register for STAR today
Once activated, the offer will be tied to your account and stay valid for remaining allowances any time you log back into your account.
When you click to register you will be taken through to a page where you’ll need to click on the ‘Register’ button to create a new account or login with your existing Taylor & Francis Online account.
STAR enables researchers to:
Researching and preparing your work for submission can be challenging for authors and researchers who have fewer opportunities, whether financial, technological, or otherwise, to access journals – this is where STAR comes in.
“Information on the STAR initiative was displayed on the journal’s website and I curiously read the details. I was very happy because I thought that it was a good opportunity for researchers in developing countries to get free access to articles from Taylor & Francis Online”
– Yaw Owusu-Agymeman, researcher, Ghana Technology University College
From supporting access to research through ‘Research4Life’ to running author workshops tailored to the needs of local researchers, learn more about the ways we’re supporting researchers in developing countries.