SANLiC Signs Read and Publish Agreement with Company of Biologists

March 15, 2024 – Cape Town

SANLiC has signed a three-year Read and Publish Agreement with The Company of Biologists (COB) for 2024-2026. Read more about the announcement here.

Ellen Tise, Chairperson of the SANLiC Board says, “SANLiC is excited to collaborate with The Company of Biologists to repurpose reading expenditure, enabling our researchers to publish in The Company of Biologists’ hybrid and fully Open Access journals at no fee. We need a world where under-resourced researchers can participate meaningfully in research production and dissemination. So, we are very pleased!”

Click here for more information about this agreement.

Key benefits for researchers include:

  • Free publishing of open-access articles.
  • Use of the CC BY license for research sharing.
  • Access to current and archived content.
  • Retention of copyright.

Authors from participating institutions are eligible to publish under this agreement.

SANLiC anticipates that members will take up this opportunity as publishing research open access enhances the global reach and visibility of scientific research.

Media Contact:
Glenn Truran (SANLiC) – Click here to email.

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