|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 can archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)|
|| author can archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing)|
|| author cannot archive publisher's version/PDF|
- Author's pre-print on author's personal website, non-commercial pre-print server
- Author's post-print on author's personal website immediately
- Author's post-print on institutional repository or funder designated repository after 12 months embargo from first online publication
- Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
- Published source must be acknowledged
- Must link to publisher version with DOI
- Post-prints are subject to Springer Nature re-use terms
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||Springer Open Choice|
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