Imperial is participating in a read and publish agreement with the European Respiratory Society. Under the terms of the agreement, eligible European Respiratory Journal articles will be published under a CC-BY open access licence at no cost to the author.

To be eligible, articles must meet the following conditions

  • Be any article type other than a European Respiratory Journal Editorial, an official ERS document or an article which ERS is prevented from publishing open access by another rightsholder
  • Have a corresponding author whose email address (on their ScholarOne account and the to-be-published article) is issued by a participating institution
  • Be accepted for publication on or after 1 January 2022

 If you have any questions regarding this agreement or the process please contact the open access team.