Information on agreements that allow Claremont Colleges authors to publish open access for free in selected journals.

The Claremont Colleges, as members of the Statewide California Electronic Library Consortium (SCELC), are part of several read-and-publish agreement that allow Claremont – affiliated authors to publish their articles Open Access in the journals listed below at no cost to themselves.

In other terms, this agreement covers the Article Processing Charges (APCs) for Claremont authors whose research articles are accepted for publication in applicable the journals during the specific agreements.

Please read the specific agreements information to determine if your research publication is eligible and to learn how to take advantage of these opportunities.

Read-and-publish Agreement with American Chemical Society (ACS)
Read-and-publish Agreement with Cambridge University Press
Read and Publish Agreement with The Company of Biologists (Coming Soon)
Read-and-publish Agreement with Springer

Read-and-publish Agreement with Wiley

If you are not publishing in one of these venues – there are still opportunities for you to publish open access in our Institutional Repository or other venues.

You can get further information about Open Access Opportunities and agreements in several ways:

Contact Jennifer Beamer Ph.D., Head of Scholarly Communication and Open Publishing
at or (909) 607-3777