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One publisher found when searched for: Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Special Policy: Cambridge University Press (CUP): PDF Allowed No Embargo, United Kingdom
Journals: 4 journals - involving 2 other organisations
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO green publisher
Copyright: Example Policy
Updated: 21-Mar-2017
These are the publisher's default policies. Individual journals may have special permissions, especially if they involve other organisations or have paid open access options. Always run a journal title or ISSN search to check.
Author's Pre-print: green tick  author can archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
Author's Post-print: green tick  author can archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing)
Publisher's Version/PDF: green tick  author can archive publisher's version/PDF
General Conditions:
  • Author's Pre-print on author's personal website, departmental website, social media websites, institutional repository, non-commercial subject-based repositories, such as PubMed Central, Europe PMC or arXiv
  • Author's post-print on author's personal website or departmental website upon acceptance for publication
  • Author's post-print on departmental website, institutional repository, non-commercial subject-based repositories, such as PubMed Central, Europe PMC or arXiv upon acceptance for publication
  • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
  • Publisher's version/PDF on author's personal website , departmental website, institutional repository, non-commercial subject-based repositories, such as PubMed Central, UK PMC or arXiv
  • Author's Pre-print to record acceptance for publication
  • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged with set statement
  • Must link to publisher version or journal website
  • Authors may choose to use a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
Mandated OA: green tickANR (Compliant); green tickAHRC (Compliant); green tickARC (Compliant); green tickARC (Compliant); green tickFWF (Compliant); green tickBBSRC (Compliant); green tickCancer Research UK (Compliant); green tickDFG (Compliant); green tickESRC (Compliant); green tickEOC (Compliant); green tickEuropean Commission [FP7] (Compliant); green tickERC (Compliant); green tickFondazione Cariplo (Compliant); green tickFWO (Compliant); green tickFraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Compliant); green tickIrish Research Council (Compliant); green tickIRCSET (Compliant); green tickKnut och Alice Wallenbergs Stiftelse (Compliant); green tickNERC (Compliant); green tickOTKA (Compliant); green tickSAGW (Compliant); green tickSNF (Compliant); green tickSTFC (Compliant); green tickWellcome Trust (Compliant); green tickWorld Bank (Compliant); green tickWHO (Compliant)
Paid Open Access: Cambridge Open - Selected Journals Only
RoMEO Publisher ID: 3002 - Suggest an update for this record
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This summary is for the publisher's default policies and changes or exceptions can often be negotiated by authors.
All information is correct to the best of our knowledge but should not be relied upon for legal advice.

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GreenCan archive pre-print and post-print or publisher's version/PDF
BlueCan archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing) or publisher's version/PDF
YellowCan archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
WhiteArchiving not formally supported
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