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One publisher found when searched for: Publisher: Elsevier
Special Policy: Elsevier: SCOAP3, United States
Journals: 2 journals - involving 1 other organisation
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO green publisher
Copyright: Policy
Updated: 10-Mar-2014
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:
  • Creative Commons Attribution License
  • Authors retain copyright
  • On pre-print server, author's website, institutional repository
  • If mandated by funding agency, on subject repository or centralised repository
  • Published source must be acknowledged
  • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
Mandated OA: green tickANR (Is open access); green tickARC (Is open access); green tickFWF (Is open access); green tickBBSRC (Is open access); green tickCSO (Is open access); green tickCM (Is open access); green tickDanish National Research Foundation (Is open access); green tickDFG (Is open access); green tickEuropean Commission [FP7] (Is open access); green tickCERN (Is open access); green tickERC (Is open access); green tickFondazione Cariplo (Is open access); green tickFWO (Is open access); green tickFormas (Is open access); green tickFraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Is open access); green tickDFF (Is open access); green tickHøjteknologifonden (Is open access); green tickIRCSET (Is open access); green tickKnut och Alice Wallenbergs Stiftelse (Paid OA option); green tickNRC (Is open access); green tickNWO (Is open access); green tickOTKA (Is open access); green tickRådet for Teknologi og Innovation (Is open access); green tickSNF (Is open access); green tickSTFC (Is open access); green tickStrategiske Forskningsråd (Is open access); green tickTelethon Foundation (Is open access)
  • All titles are open access journals
  • These titles are participants in SCOAP3
  • Applies to Nuclear Physics B and Physics Letters B
  • This policy is an exception to the default policies of Elsevier
RoMEO Publisher ID: 1810 - Suggest an update for this record
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RoMEO ColourArchiving policy
GreenCan archive pre-print and post-print or publisher's version/PDF
BlueCan archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing) or publisher's version/PDF
YellowCan archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
WhiteArchiving not formally supported
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