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One publisher found when searched for: Publisher: Karger Publishers
Publisher: Karger Publishers, Switzerland
Journals: 95 journals - involving 8 other organisations
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO green publisher
Copyright: About Open Access - Example Self-Archiving/Green Open Access
Updated: 09-Aug-2018
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: cross  author cannot archive publisher's version/PDF
General Conditions:
  • Authors Pre-print on any website
  • Authors Post-print on authors personal website or institutional repository immediately
  • On open access repository, funders designated repository and scientific networks after 12 months embargo
  • Server must be non-commercial
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Set statement to accompany link to published version (see policy)
  • Publisher will deposit post-print of NIH-funded articles in PubMed Central on author's behalf
Mandated OA: green tickAction on Hearing Loss (Paid OA option); green tickANR (Compliant); green tickAlzheimer's Society (Paid OA option); green tickArthritis Research UK (Paid OA option); green tickAHRC (Paid OA option); green tickARC (Compliant); green tickFWF (Compliant); green tickAutism Speaks (Compliant); green tickBBSRC (Paid OA option); green tickBreast Cancer Now (Paid OA option); green tickBHF (Paid OA option); green tickCFHI (Compliant); green tickCIHR (Compliant); green tickCancer Research UK (Paid OA option); green tickCSO (Paid OA option); green tickDanish National Research Foundation (Paid OA option); green tickDoH (Paid OA option); green tickDFG (Compliant); green tickDiabetes UK (Paid OA option); green tickDMT (Paid OA option); green tickESRC (Paid OA option); green tickEPSRC (Paid OA option); green tickEuropean Commission [FP7] (Paid OA option); green tickERC (Paid OA option); green tickFraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Compliant); green tickDFF (Paid OA option); green tickHSF (Compliant); green tickHelmholtz Association - Initiative and Networking Fund (Compliant); green tickHHMI (Compliant); green tickHøjteknologifonden (Paid OA option); green tickInserm (Paid OA option); green tickIrish Research Council (Compliant); green tickKnut och Alice Wallenbergs Stiftelse (Paid OA option); green tickMarie Curie (Paid OA option); green tickMRC (Paid OA option); green tickMND Association (Paid OA option); green tickNHMRC (Compliant); green tickNRC (Compliant); green tickNERC (Paid OA option); green tickNWO (Paid OA option); green tickOICR (Compliant); green tickParkinson's UK (Paid OA option); green tickSNF (Paid OA option); green tickSTFC (Paid OA option); green tickTelethon Foundation (Paid OA option); green tickNIH (Compliant); green tickWellcome Trust (Paid OA option); green tickWorld Cancer Research Fund International (Paid OA option); green tickWHO (Compliant)
Paid Open Access: Authors Choice
  • Publisher last reviewed on 23/06/2016
  • Publisher last contacted on 20/06/2016
RoMEO Publisher ID: 242 - Suggest an update for this record
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This summary is for the publisher'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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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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