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Open Access: Publishing Agreements

New agreement beginning in 2024!

American Psychological Association (APA)


Available for articles accepted from 1 January 2024.

Journal coverage

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The agreement allows for publishing in most journals. If you wish to publish open access, please check to ensure that your desired journal is included.

Eligible article types

The following article types are eligible for open access under this agreement:

  • brief report
  • research article
  • review article

Uncapped agreement

This is an uncapped agreement. There is no limit on the number of articles that can be published OA under this agreement.

Other charges

American Psychological Association does charge additional fees for page and/or colour fees. Authors should always check each journal’s submission guidelines to ensure that they will not be subject to any other fees or charges.

Author rights and licence options

Articles from authors at participating institutions may be published under the following Creative Commons licenses:

  • CC BY

Author retains all rights as per the CC licence. Further information about licenses is available on the publisher's website.

How to use this agreement

Further details

This page provides a summary and was last updated on: 12 Feb 2024

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Read & Publish Agreements Negotiated by CAUL: APA