Open Access in Elgar Journals

All Elgar Journals offer a 'Gold' Open Access option via the Gold Open Access route, under the following criteria:


  • Requests will only be considered after the article has been submitted,
    peer-reviewed and accepted for publication by the journal.

  • An author Open Access Author Processing Charge (APC) of £1200 per
    article is applicable.

  • The article will be made publicly available on Elgaronline under a Creative
    Commons license (CC-BY-NC-ND), both in free-flowing HTML and as a PDF download.

  • The version of the article made available on Elgaronline will be the final
    published version of the full article.

If Gold Open Access is not required please contact your commissioning editor to discuss ways to reduce the cost.