In order to your journal article is published open access (OA), you often have to pay a fee, known as an Article Processing Charge (APC). The publishers below offer a discount on APC to Tokyo Tech authors based on the institute's online journals agreement. For information on APC discounts for an academic society members, see the society's website.

APC Discount for Authors Affiliated with Tokyo Tech

Click the publisher name for detailed information (internal access only).

Publisher Journals Covered Author Type Discount
American Chemical Society All hybrid OA journals*1 Corresponding author $250
Subscribing Institution Pricing
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers All journals in publication Unlimited 100%
Cambridge University Press STM (science, technical, medical) journals with an OA option Corresponding author 100%
Microbiology Society All journals Corresponding author 100%
National Academy of Sciences Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Corresponding author

APC for Immediate OA (Regular research articles) $500
*All articles are free within 6 months of publication.

Article Processing Charges (for corresponding authors from institutions with current-year site licenses)

SPIE (The international society for optics and photonics) All journals Primary author / Contact author 100%
Wiley All hybrid OA journals Responsible corresponding author 100%
*5% if the maximum number of articles per year is exceeded

*1: Subscription-based journals that offer authors the option to publish articles on an open access


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