Springer – Publishing conditions 2024

  • Eligibility
    • Responsible corresponding author affiliated to any b-on member.
    • Article type: original articles and review articles; ​
    • Article accepted for publication on date between January 1st to December 31st 2024;​
  • Publication route
  • How to benefit from OA conditions:​
    1. The responsible corresponding author declares their institutional affiliation at submission;
    2. After the article is accepted, the author is notified of the eligibility for open access publication under the b-on agreement;
    3. b-on is notified of the intention of the author to publish in open access and proceeds to verify the affiliation on the portal based on the following criteria: institution name, institutional email address, and IP address.

For more information about the b-on agreement, please visit Open access agreement for Portugal | Open research | Springer Nature;