APC discounts

Some of the University Libraries’ affliations include discounts on Article Processing Charges (APCs) to encourage open access publishing. Discounts are not necessarily applied automatically. Corresponding CMU authors should inform the publisher or note the reduced fee on the invoice.

Publisher Discount
American Chemical Society 25%
ACS members receive a deeper discount.
BioMed Central 15%
Chemistry Cental 15%
F1000Research 10%
Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) 10%
Nucleic Acids Research 50%
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 25%
Directions at PNAS Open Access Option.
SpringerOpen 15%