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One publisher found when searched for: Publisher: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
Special Policy: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins: Various Creative Commons, United States
Journals: 5 journals
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO green publisher
Copyright: Example Policy
Updated: 05-Apr-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:
  • On open access repositories
  • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
  • Creative Commons Attribution License,
  • Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License, Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License, Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License, Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License, Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License are available
Mandated OA: green tickAction on Hearing Loss (Is open access); green tickAutism Speaks (Is open access); green tickBreakthrough Breast Cancer (Is open access); green tickBHF (Is open access); green tickCancer Research UK (Is open access); green tickDMT (Is open access); green tickFight for Sight (Is open access); green tickHHMI (Is open access - selected journals); green tickInserm (Is open access); green tickMarie Curie (Is open access); green tickMRC (Is open access); green tickMND Association (Is open access); green tickMultiple Sclerosis Society (Is open access); green tickNHMRC (Is open access); green tickTelethon Foundation (Is open access); green tickNIH (Is open access); green tickWellcome Trust (Is open access)
RoMEO Publisher ID: 2740 - Suggest an update for this record
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GreenCan archive pre-print and post-print or publisher's version/PDF
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