IWA Publishing Open
IWA Publishing offers authors the option to make their accepted paper freely available online immediately upon publication. We offer a range of user licence options to meet funders’ requirements, which define how users can reuse open access articles.
There is a one-off Article Processing Charge (APC) of US$2,750 / £1,750 / €2,250 for this service, payable upon acceptance of the paper.
JOURNAL OF WATER REUSE AND DESALINATION
As of January 2017, Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination will be Open Access, making published papers immediately accessible to all.
Authors should note that submissions received from 2 September 2016 will be charged the Article Processing Charge (APC), should they be accepted for publication (there are no fees to submit to the journal).
Authors whose papers are submitted from 2 September 2016, and subsequently accepted for publication, will pay an APC of $850 / £660 / €780.
TRIAL APC FOR 2016
Retrospective open access
We are offering authors who have previously published in Water Science and Technology and WST: Water Supply the opportunity to make their papers open access retrospectively. The APC is US$1,500 / £1,050 / €1,385. Please contact us for further details.
Types of licence
Open Access publications require two types of licences:
- An exclusive licensing agreement to be signed by the author, giving IWA Publishing rights to publish and disseminate the paper.
- A user licence, which determines how readers can use the published paper.
Authors should choose from the following list of Creative Commons user licences. It is the author’s responsibility to ensure the licence selected complies with their funding body’s requirements. Once selected, Creative Commons licences are non-revocable. More information about each licence can be found by clicking on the links provided:
Should you have any queries, please contact us.