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Open Access Publishing Agreements

Oxford University Press (OUP)

This guide provides details of open access agreements with publishers facilitated by IReL (Irish Research eLibrary) which typically allow corresponding authors from eligible institutions to publish their articles open access immediately on publication.

Oxford University Press (OUP)

Agreement period

1 Jan 2021 – 31 Dec 2023

Agreement details

The open access publishing agreement with Oxford University Press allows eligible corresponding authors in Maynooth University to publish original research and review articles (excluding book reviews, letters to editor etc.) open access upon publication at no extra cost.

Eligible journals:

  • all OUP hybrid journals (subscription journals which include open access content). ~20 OUP journals are subscription-only so do not currently offer open access. 
  • see the list of all the eligible journals in all IReL open access agreements, including OUP:

Eligible authors

At the time an article is accepted for publication, the corresponding author must be a current staff member or student with Maynooth University.

Further information

Author information on the agreement on