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SOCIETY OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING UNDER THE AUTHOR-PAYS MODEL

Under this model, publishing costs are borne by the author or author’s affiliates institution. De Gruyter Open provides all the services needed for Open Access publication. The cooperating society journal receives a share of the publication proceeds, which are collected by De Gruyter Open.

Benefits for the cooperating society journal:

  • Publication costs covered by De Gruyter Open; journal receives a share of revenues
  • Online manuscript submission and peer-review system
  • Online system to detect plagiarism (CrossCheck)
  • Full production and editorial services (copy editing, typesetting, proofreading)
  • Allocation of DOI and metadata sharing with CrossRef
  • Distribution to libraries and integration with library catalog systems
  • Increasing citations as a result of greater visibility
  • Indexing by approx. 150 different abstracting databases, incl. Thomson Reuters and PubMed
     

SOCIETY OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING UNDER THE ORGANIZATION-PAYS MODEL

Under this model, content is free to the reader, and costs are borne by the publisher of the journal (series) owner or supporting organization. There is a standard fee for each published article.

De Gruyter Open offers three packages:

De Gruyter Open “Lite”

De Gruyter Open “Classic”

De Gruyter Open “Prestige”

► Inclusion of the journal in a strong collection of Open Access publications

► Includes all services listed under De Gruyter Open “Lite”

► Includes all services listed under De Gruyter Open “Classic”
► Dedicated journal website at De Gruyter Online ► Additionally, access to an advanced online submission and issue management system ► Additionally, we provide full production and editorial services, such as copy editing, typesetting, proofreading, and file composition
► Distribution to libraries worldwide; IP authorization   ► Includes all services listed under the Journal Promotion Package
► Librarian support (FAQ, E-mail)  
► Allocation of DOI and metadata distribution to CrossRef
► Online tool to detect plagiarism (CrossCheck)
► Preparation of publication metadata for sharing with abstracting and indexing (A&I) services
► Indexing by full-text repositories, as well as distribution to such repositories
► Indexing by open-access directories, as well as metadata sharing with such directories
► Storage by long-term preservation service(s)
► Indexing by Google and other search engines
► Pre-evaluation for Medline; preparation and pre-evaluation of application for Thomson Scientific; advice for augmenting citation frequency and Impact Factor
► Advice how to grow reference linking
► Content usage statistics

Additional optional services

Depending on your journal’s requirements, De Gruyter Open is ready to provide a range of additional services:

Optional services are priced according to individual needs and contracted separately.

Benefits for journal editors, authors, and reviewers:

  • Improves peer review turnaround time
  • Reduces editorial office shipping costs
  • Uses E-mail to communicate with editors, authors and reviewers
  • Configurable to meet your dynamic workflow needs
  • Interfaces with production systems
  • Reduces time to publication
     

SOCIETY OPEN ACCESS BOOK PUBLISHING UNDER THE ORGANIZATION-PAYS MODEL

Under this model book content is available online for all readers with no access fee. Publication costs are borne by the organization.

Benefits for authors and organizations:

  • Professional creation of a PDF version of the manuscript
  • Copy and language editing
  • Royalties for authors and organizations from print edition sales
  • Creative Commons license
  • Product page at De Gruyter Online
  • Online manuscript submission and peer review system
  • Online hosting and distribution platform
  • Allocation of DOI and automatic metadata distribution to CrossRef
  • Preparation of publication metadata for sharing with abstracting and indexing (A&I) services
  • Inclusion in catalogs of ebook distributors, as well as distribution to such distributors
  • Indexing by full-text repositories, as well as distribution to such repositories
  • Indexing by open-access directories, as well as metadata sharing with such directories
  • Arrangement for storage by long-term preservation service(s)
  • Plagiarism detection system (CrossCheck)
  • Application to Thomson Scientific
  • Strong marketing support for each publication with well-established marketing tools