TU Delft open access deals with publishers

TU Delft Library has made agreements with the following major publishers about open access publishing at no cost or at a discount if the corresponding author is a TU Delft employee.

The national deals with publishers that are relevant to TU Delft have also been included.

All agreements are included in the ESAC  Transformative Agreement Registry, this index captures transformative agreements worldwide. These deals are established on the basis of the following criteria: costs, content match with TU Delft and considerations relating to national partnerships. We are in constant negotiation with various publishers worldwide to conclude the most benificial licenses for TU Delft scientists. If you have questions about specific titles / publishers that are not in this list, please contact via library@tudelft.nl.

These costs are NOT reimbursed by the TU Delft Library.

  • Colour: some journals charge for publishing a figure in colour in print. 
  • Pages: some journals have page charges when you publish more pages than the default number of pages
  • Copyright Permission: fee you have to pay for the reuse of figures, tables

For articles submitted, the full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

Publishing in APS titles “Physical Review C, Physical Review D and Physical Review Letters is free of charge.

The APC costs for TU Delft authors are covered with a membership.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs of 24 IEEE open access journals are paid by TU Delft Library

The full APC costs of 42 journals are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs of 11 IOS Press journals are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs of the articles in the journals of the Microbiology Society are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The full APC costs of "Royal Society Open Science" and "Open Biology" are paid by Delft University of Technology Library, publishing in other journals at 10% discount.

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library.

The APC costs for Trans Tech Publications Ltd.(Scientific.Net) are reimbursed for 50% by TU Delft Library. You pay 625 euros per article (2021-2024).

Publishing in SciPost is free of charge for authors from Delft University of Technology

The full APC costs are paid by Delft University of Technology Library (July 2021 to December 31, 2022).


With the major publishers below, National agreements has been made about open access publishing:

All new articles in 57 journals are published open, without costs to the author.

Free publishing for the first 50 articles and discount from the 51st onwards.

Free of charge publishing. Hybrid as well as full open access journals are included in this deal.

Deal 2020-2024, free of charge publishing. Hybrid as well as full open access journals are included in this deal

Deal 2021-2023. Vouchers can be used to publish free of charge in a selection of Emerald journals

Publish without costs in over 900 journals.

Publishing in more than 2000 journals at no cost to the author.

Free of charge publishing in 2,300 hybrid journals, under the CC-license of your choice.

Free of charge publishing. This deal applies to 1,400 hybrid journals.