Open Access funding support service

To plan ahead for paying your OA APC, you can use Springer Nature’s Open Access Funding Service. This free service will work with you to help find funds for paying open access APCs that you have through your institution or other funding sources.

By using this service, you can:

● Get personalised information on OA funds that may be available to you.

● Get in touch with the open access funding coordinator at your institution or funding body.

● Get all the information you need to complete an open access funding application.

● Help you demonstrate the benefits of OA to support your application.

● Get personalised advice about the application process for your institution or funding body.

● Learn about compliance with funders’ and institutions’ OA policies.