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Read & Publish: participating institutions

Over 850 institutions in 51 countries (see below) are participating in our Read & Publish Open Access initiative.

Unlimited access to journals and their archives: Unlimited access to our three hybrid journals – Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology – and their archives dating back to 1853 is available to all institutions listed below.

Fee-free Open Access publishing for corresponding authors: Depending on whether their institution has chosen a three- or five-journal package, corresponding authors can publish an uncapped number of Open Access research articles in our journals as follows, without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five journal package: our hybrid journals (Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology) plus our fully Open Access journals (Disease Models & Mechanisms and Biology Open)

Three journal package: our hybrid subscription journals (Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology)

We are also piloting variations of our standard Read & Publish model with the Max Planck Digital Library and the University of California.

Fee-free Open Access publishing for corresponding authors in developing and transition economy countries: Following our Read & Publish agreement with Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL), corresponding authors in 30 countries can publish accepted research articles Open Access without paying an article processing charge (APC) in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology.

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Academy of Science of Albania
    • Agricultural University of Tirana
    • Universiteti Mesdhetar i Shqipërisë (Mediterranean University of Albania)

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Albania to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport
    • Brusov State University
    • Eurasia International University and Basic College
    • Khachatur Abovian Armenian State Pedagogical University Foundation
    • M Nalbandian Shirak State University
    • National Library of Armenia
    • Northern University LLC
    • Ohanyan Education Complex
    • Russian-Armenian University
    • Shirakatsy Lyceum
    • UWC Dilijan College
    • Yerevan Municipality City Central Library
    • Yerevan State University Library

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Armenia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Institutions participating in our 2022-2024 agreement with CAUL:

  • Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):
    • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
    • Edith Cowan University
    • Flinders University
    • James Cook University
    • La Trobe University
    • Macquarie University
    • Monash University
    • Murdoch University
    • Queensland University of Technology
    • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
    • The Australian National University
    • The University of Adelaide
    • The University of Melbourne
    • The University of Newcastle
    • University of New South Wales
    • University of Queensland
    • University of Sydney
    • University of Technology Sydney
    • University of Western Australia
    • University of Wollongong

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology (GMI); Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), and Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP)
  • Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria)
  • Medical University of Vienna
  • University of Graz
  • University of Salzburg
  • University of Vienna

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • University of Antwerp
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Concordia University
  • Dalhousie University
  • McGill University
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Mount Royal University
  • Université de Sherbrooke
  • University of Alberta
  • University of New Brunswick
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • University of Victoria
  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with OCUL:
    • Brock University
    • Carleton University
    • McMaster University
    • University of Guelph
    • University of Ottawa
    • University of Toronto
    • University of Waterloo
    • Western University
    • Wilfrid Laurier University

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Cyprus

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Southern Denmark

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Tartu

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Ethiopia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Jyväskylä
  • University of Oulu
  • University of Turku

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Grenoble

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Akaki Tsereteli State University
    • Alte University
    • Batumi Art Teaching University
    • Batumi Navigation Teaching University
    • Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University
    • Batumi State Maritime Academy
    • Business and Technology University
    • Caucasus International University
    • Caucasus University
    • David Aghmashenebeli National Defence Academy
    • David Agmashenebeli University of Georgia
    • David Tvildiani Medical University
    • East European University
    • European University
    • Free Academy of Tbilisi
    • Georgian American University(GAU)
    • Georgian Aviation University
    • Georgian Institute of Public Affairs
    • Georgian Patriarchate Saint Tbel Abuserisdze Teaching University
    • Georgian State Teaching University of Physical Education and Sport
    • Georgian Technical University
    • Gori State Teaching University
    • Guram Tavartkiladze Tbilisi Teaching University
    • Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University
    • Ilia State University
    • International Black Sea University
    • International Teaching University of Management and Communication
    • International University of Tbilisi
    • Kutaisi International University
    • LTD East-West Teaching University
    • LTD Kutaisi University
    • National University of Georgia (SEU)
    • New Higher Education Institute
    • New Vision University (NVU)
    • Patriarchate of Georgia Saint King Tamar University
    • Samtskhe-Javakheti State Teaching University
    • Shota Meskhia Zugdidi State Teaching University
    • Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film Georgia State University
    • Sokhumi State University
    • St. Andrews Patriarchate Georgian University
    • Tbilisi Humanitarian Teaching University
    • The British University in Georgia
    • TSU National Science Library

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Georgia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • 86 institutions participating in our agreement with the Max Planck Digital Library
  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Hamburg
  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Heidelberg
  • German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE)
  • Leipzig University
  • Technical University of Darmstadt
  • University of Münster
  • Via our agreement with ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
    • SLUB Dresden
    • Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg
    • Alfred Wegner Institute for Polar and Marine Research
    • Free University of Berlin
    • Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg
    • Friedrich Schiller University Jena
    • German Cancer Research Center
    • Goethe University Frankfurt
    • Hannover Medical School
    • Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf
    • Humboldt University of Berlin
    • Justus Liebig University Giessen
    • Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology
    • Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research
    • Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry Halle
    • Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine
    • Osnabrück University
    • Philipps University of Marburg
    • Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    • Technical University of Munich
    • Ulm University
    • University of Cologne/Medical Department; Department of Biology/Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science of the University of Cologne
    • University of Duisburg-Essen
    • University of Hamburg
    • University of Potsdam
    • University of Regensburg
    • University of Rostock
    • University of Wurzburg
    • ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Ghana to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with JULAC:
    • City University of Hong Kong
    • Hong Kong Baptist University
    • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    • The University of Hong Kong

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
  • National Centre for Biological Sciences-TIFR (NCBS, Bangalore)
  • Institutions participating as part of our Read & Publish agreement with IISER:
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Bhopal)
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata)
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali (IISER Mohali)
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune (IISER Pune)
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Tirupati (IISER Thiruvananthapuram)
    • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Tirupati (IISER Tirupati)

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our consortium agreement with IReL:
    • Dublin City University
    • Higher Education Authority
    • Maynooth University
    • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
    • Science Foundation Ireland
    • Technological University Dublin
    • Trinity College Dublin
    • University College Cork
    • University College Dublin
    • University of Galway
    • University of Limerick

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • Institutions participating in our consortium agreement with MALMAD:
    • Bar-Ilan University
    • Ben Gurion University
    • Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    • Israel Institute of Technology
    • Tel Aviv University
    • University of Haifa
    • Weizmann Institute of Science

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Rome
  • Ospedale San Raffaele
  • SISSA (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati)

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • University of Milano-Bicocca

Thirteen institutions in Japan are participating in our Read & Publish initiative, including:

  • Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):
    • Ehime University
    • Kanagawa University
    • Okayama University
    • Showa University
    • Tokushima University
  • Institutions participating in our consortium agreement with JUSTICE:
    • Jikei University School of Medicine
    • Kobe Pharmaceutical University
    • Kyushu University
    • Matsumoto Dental University
    • Nagoya University
    • University of Hyogo
  • Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology)
    • University of Tokyo

For the full list of participating institutions in Japan, please contact us.

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Africa International University
    • Aga Khan University
    • Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah
    • Boma International Hospitality College
    • Energy & Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA)
    • Karatina University
    • Kenya Institute of Mass Communication
    • Kirinyaga University
    • Machakos University
    • Mama Ngina University College
    • Maseno University
    • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    • National Defence College
    • Open University of Kenya
    • South Eastern Kenya University
    • Taita Taveta University
    • Thakara University
    • Tom Mboya University
    • Wildlife Research and Training Institute

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Kenya to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology 
  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with KESLI and KCUE:
    • Ajou University
    • Catholic University of Korea, The
    • Chosun University
    • Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST)
    • Ewha Womans University
    • Gyeongsang National University
    • KAIST-Korea Advanced Inst of Science & Technology
    • KIST – Korea Institute of Science & Technology
    • Kyung Hee University
    • Pohang University of Science & Technology
    • Pusan National University
    • Seoul National University
    • Sookmyung Women’s University
    • Sung Kyun Kwan University
    • Ulsan National Institute of Science & Technology
    • University of Ulsan College of Medicine Asan Medical Library
    • Yonsei University

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Malawi to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in the Maldives to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Academy of Public Administration
    • Academy of Sciences of Moldova
    • Alecu Russo Bălţi State University (USARB)
    • Cahul State University Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu
    • Center for Continuous Electoral Training by the Central Electoral Commission of Republic of Moldova
    • Comrat State University
    • Free International University of Moldova (ULIM)
    • Information Society Development Institute
    • Ion Creangă State Pedagogical University of Chisinău
    • Moldova State University
    • National Library of the Republic of Moldova
    • State University of Physical Education and Sport
    • Trade Co-operative University of Moldova

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Moldova to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

    • Yadanabon University

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Moldova to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Namibia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • The Netherlands Cancer Institute
  • University of Amsterdam
  • University of Groningen
  • Utrecht University
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • Leiden University
  • Maastricht University
  • Radboud University
  • Wageningen University & Research Centre

Institutions participating in our 2022-2024 agreement with CAUL:

  • Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):
    • Auckland University of Technology
    • Massey University
    • University of Canterbury
    • University of Otago
    • Victoria University of Wellington

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Goce Delčev University of Štip
    • Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje
    • University St. Kliment Ohridski in Bitola

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in North Macedonia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Norwegian University of Science & Technology
  • University of Oslo

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • University of Tromso

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Al-Quds University
    • An-Najah National University
    • Bethlehem University
    • Birzeit University
    • Hebron University
    • Palestine Ahliya University
    • Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Palestine to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Senegal to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Nanyang Technological University

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Pretoria
  • Via our agreement with SANLiC
    • North-West University
    • Stellenbosch University
    • University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Barcelona
  • Spain National Cardiovascular Research Centre (CNIC)
  • Universidad de la Laguna
  • Universitat de Barcelona
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • University of Navarra
  • University of Seville

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our 2022-2024 agreement with the Bibsam Consortium:
    • Chalmers University of Technology
    • Karolinska Institute
    • Linköping University
    • Lund University
    • Stockholm University
    • Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
    • Umea University
    • University of Gothenburg

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • University of Basel
  • University of Geneva
  • University of Zurich

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • ETH Zurich

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Chang Gung University
  • National Tsing Hua University
  • National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Aga Khan University
    • Dar es Salaam University College of Education
    • Hubert Kairuki Memorial University
    • Institute of Social Work
    • Kampala International University in Tanzania (KIUT)
    • Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College (KCMUCo)
    • Mkwawa University College of Education
    • Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology
    • Sokoine University of Agriculture
    • The Institute of Finance Management
    • The Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy
    • The Open University of Tanzania
    • The State University of Zanzibar (SUZA)
    • The United African University of Tanzania

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Tanzania to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Bilkent University
  • Sabanci University

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Busitema University
    • Cavendish University
    • Ernest Cook Ultrasound Research and Education Institute – Mengo Hospital
    • Kampala International University
    • Kyambogo University
    • Makerere University
    • Mbarara University of Science and Technology
    • Mountains of the Moon University
    • Muni University
    • St Ignatius University Kabale
    • Soroti University
    • Uganda Christian University
    • Uganda Martyrs University
    • University of the Sacred Heart Gulu
    • Victoria University Uganda

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Uganda to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

UK

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Babraham Institute
  • European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL-EBI) Hinxton
  • Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):
    • Aberystwyth University
    • Bangor University
    • Cardiff University
    • Durham University
    • Francis Crick Institute
    • Lancaster University
    • Liverpool John Moores University
    • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    • Manchester Metropolitan University
    • MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology and MRC Harwell
    • NBI (Norwich Bioscience Institutes) Library
    • Newcastle University
    • Nottingham Trent University
    • Oxford Brookes University
    • Queen’s University of Belfast
    • St George’s University of London
    • The Open University
    • The Royal Veterinary College
    • The University of Edinburgh
    • The University of Manchester
    • Ulster University
    • University of Bath
    • University of Birmingham
    • University of Cambridge
    • University of East Anglia
    • University of Exeter
    • University of Glasgow
    • University of Kent
    • University of Leeds
    • University of Leicester
    • University of Liverpool
    • University of Nottingham
    • University of Portsmouth
    • University of Reading
    • University of Sheffield
    • University of Southampton
    • University of St Andrews
    • University of Stirling
    • University of Sussex
    • University of Warwick

 

  • Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology):
    • Imperial College London
    • University College London
    • University of Aberdeen
    • University of Bristol
    • University of Dundee
    • University of Lincoln
    • University of Oxford
    • University of York
    • Wellcome Sanger Institute

USA

Consortium agreements

Five journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating in our 2022-2024 agreement with the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
    • NIH Institutes
      • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
      • National Eye Institute (NEI)
      • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
      • National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
      • National Institute on Aging (NIA)
      • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
      • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
      • National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
      • National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
      • Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
      • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
      • National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
      • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
      • National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
      • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
      • National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
      • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
      • National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
      • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
      • National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
      • National Library of Medicine (NLM)
    • NIH Centers
      • NIH Clinical Center (CC)
      • Center for Information Technology (CIT)
      • Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
      • Fogarty International Center (FIC)
      • National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
      • National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
  • Institutions participating in our 2021-2023 agreement with the University of California (Special terms apply – learn more)
    • UC Berkeley
    • UC Davis
    • UC Irvine
    • UCLA
    • UC Merced
    • UC Riverside
    • UC San Diego
    • UC San Francisco
    • UC Santa Barbara
    • UC Santa Cruz

     

Agreements with individual institutions

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Adelphi University
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • American University
  • Auburn University
  • Baylor University
  • Boise State University
  • Brandeis University
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Bucknell University
  • Butler University
  • California Institute of Technology (CALTECH)
  • California State University – Fullerton
  • California State University – Sacramento
  • California State University – Stanislaus
  • City of Hope
  • Clark University
  • Clemson University
  • Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
  • College of Charleston
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • College of William & Mary
  • Colorado State University
  • Columbia University Libraries
  • Corner Therapeutics Inc
  • Davidson College
  • Dickinson College
  • Drake University
  • Drexel University
  • East Carolina University
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Florida Institute of Technology
  • Florida State University
  • Franklin & Marshall College
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
  • Furman University
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Gettysburg College
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Grinnell College
  • Haverford College
  • Hofstra University
  • Hope College
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Illinois State University
  • Iowa State University
  • IUPUI – Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • James Madison University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kansas State University
  • Kenyon College
  • Kutztown University
  • Lafayette College
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Marine Biological Laboratory and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Mercer University
  • Merck & Co Inc.
  • Michigan State University
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • Mississippi State University
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • North Carolina State University
  • North Dakota State University
  • Northeastern Illinois University
  • Northeastern University
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Northwestern University – Evanston
  • Oberlin College
  • Occidental College
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University – Athens
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Plymouth State University
  • Portland State University
  • Purdue University
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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  • Texas Christian University
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  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • The Claremont Colleges
  • The Jackson Laboratory
  • The Rockefeller University
  • The Scripps Research Institute
  • The University of Akron
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  • Yale University
  • Youngstown State University

Three-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology):

  • George Washington University
  • Montana State University
  • Rutgers University
  • The Stowers Institute for Medical Research
  • University of Minnesota at Twin Cities
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City & Columbia
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating as part of our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • New Uzbekistan University
    • Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Agricultural Mechanization Engineers (TIIAME) National Research University

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Uzbekistan to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Zambia to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

Five-journal package (Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms, Biology Open):

  • Institutions participating as part of our Read & Publish agreement with EIFL:
    • Africa University
    • African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF)
    • Bindura University of Science Education
    • Gwanda State University
    • Lupane State University
    • Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences
    • Midlands State University
    • National University of Science and Technology (NUST)
    • Solusi University
    • University of Zimbabwe

Our agreement with EIFL also enables corresponding authors at any institution in Zimbabwe to publish accepted research articles Open Access in Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology without paying an article processing charge (APC).

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