UNIL/CHUV corresponding authors can publish free of charge in Hybrid Springer Nature journals (full list here). Please check the list before choosing a journal to publish in Open Access.
This deal is valid for articles accepted after July 1, 2020.
Please note: During the first three years (2020, 2021 and 2022), the number of items supported is subject to a national quota (690, 1418 and 1430 respectively). If the number of articles exceeds these quotas in any of these years, the publication invoice will be sent directly to the author.
ATTENTION: THE ANNUAL QUOTA FOR 2021 HAS BEEN REACHED. It is no longer possible to cover the costs of hybrid Open Access with this licence until January 2022. We recommend that you follow the green road.
Eligible article types:
- Original Paper (Standard article, usually presenting new results; articles published under this artiele type may also be referred to as Original Research, Original Article, Original Paper or Research Paper);
- Review Paper (Standard article, interpreting previously published results);
- Brief Communication (Short article submitted tor rapid publication that exhibits the same structure as a standard article);
- Continuing Education (Article forming integral part of further education (usually medical)).
After your article is accepted, corresponding authors will receive an e-mail with a link to Springer Nature's "MyPublication" Portal. Please enter University of Lausanne as the "Corresponding Author's Organization" and then select the "Gold Open Access" option.
It is not possible to request Open Access publication retroactively, so be sure to choose the "Open Access" option.
Here is a short guide for authors, as well as its extended version.