UCSF authors are eligible for discounts on the article publication charges (APCs) for open access articles in many journals, as well as a couple book publishers.
Hybrid OA refers to subscription journals that offer a paid open access option at the article level. Most publishers offer a hybrid option. Fully OA means all content in the journal is open access.
- Search the Directory of Open Access Journals to find thousands of peer-reviewed, fully OA journals
- Refer to the Library’s guide to evaluating publishers and avoiding fraudulent publishers
- Read about the UCSF Open Access Publishing Fund
page last updated October 20, 2017