The Library is pleased to announced that a new Read and Publish deal has been signed with the Public Library of Science (PLOS)

The agreement, which runs until December 2023, provides free Open Access publishing in any of the following journals: PLOS ONE, PLOS Genetics, PLOS Pathogens, PLOS Computational Biology, PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, PLOS Digital Health.

The deal is open to all University of Portsmouth corresponding authors submitting research articles to any of the above journals. All articles will be published with a CC-BY licence.

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

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