Institutional Membership

As a leading Open Access publisher, Frontiers works with research institutions, libraries, consortia and funders to improve the ways researchers are supported when publishing open access.

Why join?

  • Reduced administrative time for authors and institutions by:
    • centralising communications
    • streamlining submission and payment workflows
  • Authors released of some/all responsibility for Article Processing Charges (APCs) - depending on the agreement with their institution
  • Discounts on APCs for authors
  • Institutions provided with insight into open access uptake and expenditure via detailed data reports on articles published by their researchers
  • Institutions remain in full control with every APC verified by their central contact point

Payment options

PRE-PAYMENT

Funds are deposited into a Frontiers account and used to pay for APCs of accepted articles

  • Funds remain available without time limit
  • Discounts are determined by the prepaid deposit amount
Invoiced Monthly

APCs for all accepted articles within a given month are aggregated into a monthly invoice

  • Discounts may be applicable based on your institution’s publishing history with Frontiers
  • No pre-payment or deposit required

How to become a Frontiers Institutional Member

To set up an institutional membership with Frontiers, or if you require more information, please email institutions@frontiersin.org

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Frontiers Institutional Members

AUSTRALIA

AUSTRIA

CANADA

FINLAND

GERMANY

HUNGARY

ITALY

NETHERLANDS

NORWAY

Qatar

RUSSIA

SPAIN

SWEDEN

SWITZERLAND

UK

USA