Publishers and the MIT Faculty Open Access Policy

Publishers listed as “in full cooperation” (in bold) accept MIT authored papers under the MIT Open Access Policy without the need to change the publisher’s agreement, attach an amendment or opt out of the Policy.

This is a preliminary list. Only publishers whose policies have been confirmed appear here. Corrections or additions are welcome. Please submit them to copyright-lib@mit.edu.

PublisherPolicy
AAAS (Science)Requires authors to opt out, but authors may still submit the author’s version of the accepted paper (post peer review) to DSpace@MIT for deposit. (Details)
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)In full cooperation. Will not accept MIT amendment to copyright agreement.
American Chemical SocietyRequires authors to opt out, but authors may still submit the author’s version of the accepted paper (post peer review) to DSpace@MIT for deposit 12 months after publication. (Details)
Administrative Science Quarterly In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
American Economic AssociationIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
American Geophysical UnionIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version. (Details)
American Institute of PhysicsIn full cooperation.
American Mathematical SocietyIn full cooperation.
American Meteorological SocietyIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
American Physical SocietyIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
American Society for Cell BiologyIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
American Vacuum SocietyIn full cooperation.
Beilstein-InstitutIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Berkeley Electronic Press (Bepress)In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
BioMed CentralIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Copernicus PublicationsIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Elsevier (including Cell Press)With 2011 revision of author agreement, requires authors to opt out. (Details)
FrontiersIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Hindawi PublishingIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
IEEEDiscussions incomplete, but appears to be in full cooperation. Policy changed in January 2011, so that posting of the final published version is no longer allowed. Details at the IEEE website.
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)In full cooperation.
Journal of Artificial Intelligence ResearchIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Journal of Bone & Joint SurgeryIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Journal of Machine Learning ResearchIn full cooperation.
Mary Ann LiebertIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Mathematical Science PublishersIn full cooperation.
Molecular Systems BiologyIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
MIT PressIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)Requires authors to opt out, but allows posting of final PDF to DSpace@MIT, six months after publication.
NatureRequires authors to opt out, but authors may still submit the author’s version of the accepted paper (post peer review) to DSpace@MIT six months after publication. (Details)
The Optical Society of AmericaIn full cooperation.
PeerJIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Public Library of Science (PLoS)In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Rockefeller University Press In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Royal Society of ChemistryHas indicated will require authors to opt out, but authors may still submit the author’s version of the accepted paper (post peer review) to DSpace@MIT for deposit 12 months after publication. (Details)
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Society for NeuroscienceIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Society of Exploration GeophysicistsIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
SPIEIn full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
SpringerMIT and Springer have established an agreement that extends flexible reuse rights to MIT authors of papers published in Springer journals. Among other rights, the final submitted manuscripts of MIT-authored Springer papers can be posted openly in MIT’s open access repository DSpace@MIT. Authors should sign the standard Springer agreement and do not need to submit an author’s addendum. (Details)
University of California Press In full cooperation. Allows posting of final published version.
Verlag CorpusmusicaeHas indicated it will be requiring authors to opt out.
Wiley-BlackwellHas indicated it will be requiring authors to opt out.

This information represents our understanding of publisher policies. To suggest corrections or to inquire about the policies of a publisher not listed here, please contact copyright-lib@mit.edu.