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SCELC 2022-2023 Wiley Journals Read and Publish Open Access Pilot

Agreement Terms 2022-2023


Capped Read & Publish Agreement

Term 2022 Extended through 2023  
Fees Library cost neutral  
Participants Current SCELC Wiley Package Subscribers 65 Institutions
Publish Benefits Covers Corresponding Author APCs in Hybrid & Fully OA Journals  
Article Cap Up to 642 656 Articles (2023) Estimated value:
$1,970,300 $2,013,264
APC Offset value ~ $3069 per article (2023)  
Eligible Journals
(OA Publishing) 

Hindawi Fully OA Journals (260)
Wiley Fully OA Journals (305)
Wiley Hybrid titles (1332)

1897 'Publish' journals (2023)
Eligible Author
Researcher, professor, adjunct faculty member, lecturer, graduate or undergraduate student  
Eligible Article Types Original Research and Review articles (including 13 specific categories)
Wiley's Concise Article Type Taxonomy (White Paper
Article Type Definitions
and SCELC Frequencies
License options Closed, Open CC-BY, Open CC-BY-NC, and Open CC-BY-NC-ND are common
(see Eligible Journals list above for options by journal)
Wiley's Creative Commons
License Details Page
Publishing History

SCELCs annual output (2017-2020): ~542 Articles
2022 Output: 

Institutional Publishing History
Read Benefits Access to closed articles 1997 to present  
Journals Include All Wiley Hybrid Journals (plus ~37 Fully Closed journals) 1369 'Read' journals (2023)
Post Cancellation 
Access Rights
Included for all Closed articles content published during the term  
Workflow For an overview, see the 10m Wiley Author Journey Video Information for Authors
Identification Selected institution OR Institutional email  
Approval Hybrid - Automatic on acceptance - based on Author Identification
Fully OA - Manual on Submission - Institutional Affiliation confirmed by SCELC HQ 
Reporting Monthly to SCELC, Quarterly to Libguide Reporting Page
License SCELC Wiley 2022 Read & Publish Agreement 2023 Agreement forthcoming