Open Access Books Retrospective - Librarian Resources

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Convert book and chapter content to open access at a scale that suits your institution

Open Access Books at Taylor & Francis

Taylor & Francis has been publishing Open Access Books since 2013 and is now one of the world’s largest publishers of open access book content. We are leading the way in open access by collaborating with academic institutions and consortia around the world to open academic books, enabling innovation and partnerships globally.

We’ve created a number of flexible options to help your institution convert previously published book and chapter content to open access at a scale that suits your institution. This can be applied to content across all subject areas. The offers shown below provide examples of the packages that are available, and we would be delighted to work with you to tailor one to meet the needs of your institution, please contact us for more details.

Contact us for more information

Start small

with £3k:

Convert the 4 most highly cited chapters written by academics at your institution and watch their reach and impact grow.*

Celebrate your
trailblazers with £11.5k:

Convert 2 of your most significant, ground-breaking  research books to open access.

Increase visibility & impact with £25K:

Support your researchers’ work by converting 5 monographs and 5 chapters to open access. 

* *This is available globally and will be converted to your currency

Why choose to invest in open access books and chapters?

Increased visibility and readership

Our analysis has shown that Taylor & Francis open access book content is read on average 16 times more and has reached almost twice the number of countries than our traditional monographs in the first 6 months of publication.

Impact beyond academia

Publishing research in an open access format can better help inform policy makers, lead to research breakthroughs, and improve everyday lives. Publishing work open access makes it easier for policy makers, non-government agencies, the media, educators, and practitioners to put research into action.

Foster research collaboration

No barriers to readership or access gives your researchers the freedom to share open access books with peers, colleagues, institutions, and organizations around the world with no restrictions or paywall.

Publishing Open Access Books with Taylor & Francis

Creative Commons licensing options:
We offer a range of Creative Commons licensing options which will indicate how others use and build upon the published work, so you can find the right fit for your institution and comply with any funder mandates.

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Flexibility of text types:
We publish open access across the majority of text types so are not limited to the monograph form, across all subject areas in HSS and STEM.

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Global Reach of our Open Access Books:
Content is available via online repositories such as Google Books, DOAB, and OAPEN, as well as our Taylor & Francis eBooks platform TaylorFrancis.com. Taylor & Francis Open Access Books have been accessed in every country tracked from the OAPEN platform giving expanded reach to the research.

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Streamline Process:
Single invoice to your institution can cover multiple book and chapters, helping you keep the process as easy as possible.

Remote Access

Contact us to compile your retrospective collection today

  • Joseph Lerro – OA Business Development Manager – [email protected]
    • Americas (West, Southwest, Central, South America)
  • Seth Russell – Open Research Business Development Manager – [email protected]
    • Americas (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Midwest)

*Prices shown above include introductory discounts on titles published by Taylor & Francis over 12 months ago.

This is a time limited special offer available until 31st December 2022.

Recently published is defined for the purposes of this offer as first published at least 12 months ago. Not all types of books will be eligible to be converted to open access.

‘Increase visibility and impact with £25K’ package is curated content over 24 months old, with a maximum of 2 books and 2 chapters in STEM areas. Prices may vary based on subject area.

Conversion is always subject to the agreement of the book author or editor. Terms and conditions will apply.

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