Please feel invited to our Open Access workshop on August 21, 1 - 4 pm, please check our Open access News page

Cambridge University Press (CUP): "Building on the ‘read and publish’ agreement coordinated by the Bavarian State Library (BSB) with financial support from the German Research Foundation (DFG), MPDL on behalf of the Max Planck Society has now entered in a new open access agreement with Cambridge University Press (CUP), which allows authors to publish open access in all CUP fully open access and hybrid journals. The Open Access agreement with Max Planck Society centrally covers the open access charge for affiliated submitting corresponding authors who publish in CUP journals under a Creative Commons license. In addition, MPG members will have access to CUP’s full collection of nearly 400 journals." MPDL homepage Jun. 04, 2019

American Chemical Society (ACS) "The Max Planck Society has established a new open access agreement with the American Chemical Society (ACS) which covers open access publishing of all accepted articles by submitting corresponding Max Planck authors in ACS journals that offer a Creative Commons Attribution license (CC-BY); under the agreement, the relative article processing charges will be paid for centrally by the Max Planck Digital Library. The agreement also covers read access to the ACS “All Publications” Package and Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN)" MPDL homepage

Wiley-Deal: "Under an annual fee, this transformative three-year agreement provides all Projekt DEAL institutions with access to read Wiley’s academic journals back to the year 1997, and researchers at Projekt DEAL institutions can publish articles open access in Wiley’s journals"
"The manuscript must have been accepted on or after 22 January 2019 in the case of fully open access journals and on or after 1 July 2019, in the case of hybrid journals "
"Gegen eine jährliche Gebühr ermöglicht diese richtungsweisende geschlossene Dreijahresvereinbarung allen Projekt DEAL-Institutionen den Zugang zu den wissenschaftlichen Journals von Wiley zurück bis ins Jahr 1997.Forscher an Projekt DEAL-Institutionen können Artikel als „Open Access“ in Wiley Zeitschriften veröffentlichen" HRK , Jan, 15.2019 T

FAQ Wiley OA-Deal, German (Please contact the library for specifics: tel 572402 Email: MPDL Feb. 15, 2019

Scopus is back - the Max-Planck Digital Library reached a deal with Elsevier, so we  have access until December 2021. MPDL, Jan. 19, 2019

Max Planck Society discontinues agreement with Elsevier, MPDL Dec. 18, 2018

Springer/Nature Compact agreement until end of 2019, MPDL, December 2018

Oxford University Press: New transformative Open Access Agreement with Oxford University Press, MPDL, December 2018

For central OA agreements between the Max Planck Digital Library and publishers, please check their Open Access publishing page