To alleviate the problem of exorbitant Open Access author fees, the University of South Alabama Libraries and Cambridge University Press have partnered to provide USA faculty opportunities to publish in Cambridge’s nearly 400 Gold and hybrid Open Access journals without having to pay any publishing fee. This agreement is active until December 31, 2023.
Papers submitted under the Read and Publish agreement still undergo the same peer-review process that any manuscript submitted to a Cambridge subscription journal does, guaranteeing the same high quality of research across all Cambridge Journals.
The journals covered under this agreement span a wide variety of disciplines, including history, business, language, psychology, mathematics, classics, biology, medicine, engineering, music, and literature, among others. Download the full list of titles included in this agreement.
In order to take advantage of this opportunity, all submitted articles must meet the following criteria:
More information on the process for submitting research to Cambridge University Press journals can be found at CUP’s website under Read and Publish Agreement with the University of South Alabama.
This information is from the Cambridge OA agreement -- University of South Alabama, US page.