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Researchers from institutions within the Jisc consortium

IOP Publishing (IOP) has a transformative agreement with Jisc Collections in the UK to enable a transition to open access publishing.

Who can benefit?
All corresponding authors that are current staff members, researchers (permanent, temporary and visiting), or students at one of the institutions below at the time of submission, can publish open access at no cost to themselves. The corresponding author is the author that submits the manuscript and is responsible for communicating with the journal during the submission, peer review and publication process.

What’s included?
• Articles accepted will be eligible for transformative agreement funding to enable authors to publish open access with no cost to themselves
• Research paper, special issue, letter and review article types
• Included journals are those in lists A, B, C and D in the title list of eligible journals.

Please note
You may find our author guide for submitting under a transformative agreement helpful located in our Transformative Agreement hub.

Eligible insitutions 

Aberystwyth University
Aston University
Bangor University
Brunel University
Cardiff University
Cranfield University
De Montfort University
Durham University
Heriot-Watt University
Imperial College London
Keele University
King’s College London
Lancaster University
Liverpool John Moores University
Loughborough University
National Oceanography Centre
Newcastle University
Northumbria University
Nottingham Trent University
Open University
Queen Mary University of London
Queen’s University Belfast
Royal Holloway College
Sheffield Hallam University
Swansea University
UK Atomic Energy Authority
UK Health Security Agency
Ulster University
University College London
University of Aberdeen
University of Bath
University of Birmingham
University of Bristol
University of Cambridge
University of Central Lancashire
University of Chester
University of East Anglia
University of Edinburgh
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow
University of Hertfordshire
University of Hull
University of Kent
University of Leeds
University of Leicester
University of Liverpool
University of Manchester
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
University of Plymouth
University of Portsmouth
University of Reading
University of Sheffield
University of Southampton
University of St Andrews
University of Strathclyde
University of Surrey
University of Sussex
University of Warwick
University of West of Scotland
University of York