The Library is pleased to announced that a new Read and Publish deal has been signed with the Publications division of the American Chemical Society (ACS).

The three-year agreement, which runs until 2024, provides the ability for all scientific articles published by researchers at UK universities and research institutes in ACS journals to be open access (OA) at no cost to the researcher.

The deal is open to all University of Portsmouth corresponding authors submitting research articles to any ACS journal, including ACS Omega, JACS Au, the ACS Au collection, and all ACS hybrid journals.

This deal is in addition to our existing agreements with publishers including Elsevier, IOP, Springer and Taylor & Francis. Please see our Current Read and Publish deals for the complete list and the relevant terms and conditions.

If you require any further information or assistance, please see the Support for Researchers webpages or contact