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One journal found when searched for: 0295-5075
Journal: EPL (ISSN: 0295-5075, ESSN: 1286-4854)
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO green journal
Paid OA: A paid open access option is available for this journal.
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: cross  author cannot archive publisher's version/PDF
General Conditions:
  • Pre-print on author's personal website, repository, scientific social network, arXiv or non-commercial website
  • Post-print or publisher's version on author's personal website immediately
  • Author's version post-print on institutional website, institutional repository, subject-based repository, PubMed Central, non-commercial scientific social network or third party eprint servers, including arXiv, after 12 months embargo
  • Published source must be acknowledged with citation
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Post-print is not permitted on commercial scientific social networks e.g. ResearchGate, Mendeley and
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
Mandated OA: (Awaiting information)
Paid Open Access: IOP Publishing 'hybrid' open access
  • Publisher last contacted on 06/07/2018
Copyright: Policy (pdf)
Updated: 06-Jul-2018 - Suggest an update for this record
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Published by: EPL Association [Primary Copublisher] - Green Policies in RoMEO
With: 1. European Physical Society [Copublisher] - Green Policies in RoMEO
2. EDP Sciences [Copublisher] - Green Policies in RoMEO
3. Società Italiana di Fisica [Copublisher] - Green Policies in RoMEO
4. IOP Publishing: Hybrid Open Access [Copublisher] - Green Policies in RoMEO
Guidance: Please see the list of Publisher Categories in RoMEO for guidance on interpreting the priority of multiple publishers.
These summaries are for the journal's default policies, and changes or exceptions can often be negotiated by authors.
All information is correct to the best of our knowledge but should not be relied upon for legal advice.


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