Skip to ContentSkip to Navigation
About us Latest news News News articles

New deals for access to scientific journals and open access publishing

28 February 2022

Early 2022, the UKB consortium renewed a number of 'read and publish' contracts with major publishers. Through these deals, the Dutch university community and the academic hospitals have access to many thousands of scientific journals, as well as the right to publish open access in the journals for which licenses have been agreed upon at no extra cost. This makes the results of scientific research accessible to everyone worldwide without barriers.

The deals concern these publishers:

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Brill
  • IOS Press
  • Karger
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
  • Sage
  • Springer
  • Thieme
  • Amsterdam University Press (AUP)
  • American Institute of Physics (AIP)
  • British Medical Journal (BMJ)

More information on the new deals


For questions about these deals and open access publishing in general, please contact openaccess

Last modified:09 March 2022 1.56 p.m.
printView this page in: Nederlands

More news

  • 04 July 2022

    Research on how tourists become Antarctic ambassadors

    Dr Annette Scheepstra of the UG Arctic Centre, part of the Faculty of Arts, is about to conduct research into tourism in Antarctica and how tourists can become Antarctic ambassadors. She has been granted €1 million in funding by the Dutch Research...

  • 12 May 2022

    KNAW appoints two UG professors as members

    The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has appointed Professor Maria Loi and Professor Dirk Slotboom from the Faculty of Science and Engineering as members of the Academy.

  • 15 March 2022

    Vici grants for three UG researchers

    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded three Vici grants, worth €1.5 million each, to three UG researchers. Prof. J.W Romeijn, Prof. S. Hoekstra, Prof. K.I. Caputi can use this money to develop an innovative line of research and to set up...