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Institutional Membership Offer

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Under the Institutional Membership Program you can save time due to our simple invoicing administration procedures

  • choose your prefered payment cycles
  • profit from our discounts for any type of Open Access publications

Individual Institutions:

  • 15% discount on Article Processing Charges (APC) and Book Processing Charges (BPC)
  • full flexibility in terms of the number of articles published or budget spent within the IM agreement period
  • no joining, annual or any other type of membership fees
  • flexible payment policy: one time payment at the beginning of the following calendar year or indiviudal agreement


  • 20% discount on Article Processing Charges (APC) and Book Processing Charges (BPC)


For a journal article:
€1,500 – molecular biology, medicine, biomedicine;
€1,000 – rest of biology (plant sciences, zoology), science, engineering, economics, business, law;
€500 – rest of social sciences, humanities.

For a book chapter:
€1,500 – irrespective of its subject area;

For a book:
€10,000 – irrespective of its subject area.

Publishing in Hybrid Model:

Any member institution can profit from discounts offered not only on ‘pure’ Open Access articles and books, but also when publishing under the Hybrid Model via our De Gruyter Open Library program.