Open Access Week: APCs

October 25-31, 2021 is the 14th annual Open Access Week, a global, community-driven week of action to open up access to research. The University of Regina Library is taking this opportunity to share some of our work to expand access to our University’s research.

Today’s highlighted service is:
Discounts for Article Processing Charges (APCs)

Some gold open access journals and hybrid journals charge authors fees for publishing articles. The University of Regina Library has negotiated reduced or free article processing charges (APC) with several publishers, providing substantial savings for U of R authors publishing with:

· American Chemical Society (ACS)
$250 USD discount

· Canadian Science Publishing
50% discount

· Elsevier
20% discount

· Journal of agriculture, food systems, and community development
No article processing charges (APC)

· SAGE Choice journals
No article processing charges (APC)

· SAGE gold open access journals
40% discount

· Taylor & Francis
25% discount

Please check details at or contact Cara Bradley ( for more information.

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