Open Access Publishing in Nature

Members of TU Hamburg publish free of charge in the journal Nature and the Nature Research Journals.

Term of Contract: 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2024

Benefits for Researchers at Hamburg University of Technology

Open access publishing free of charge in Nature and the Nature Research Journals.
A list of all journals covered by this agreement can be found here.

Which requirements must be fulfilled?

  • The decisive factor is the date of online publication (“Online Publication Date”).
  • You are a researcher of the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) and are submitting the paper as the responsible Corresponding Author.
  • The bulk of the research for the article was conducted at TUHH.
  • You must explicitly state Hamburg University of Technology as your primary affiliation in the published manuscript.
  • Only primary research articles are eligible under this agreement.
  • The acceptance date is within the contract term.

What do you have to do?

You must clearly state your institutional affiliation with TUHH when submitting:

  • TUHH must be your primary affiliation
  • Use your email adress
  • If possible, submit from the TUHH network.

Additional information

Missing Journals from the Nature Brand are covered by the DEAL agreement with Springer Nature.

Further information

Springer Nature provides information for authors on its website Nature transformative agreement for Germany.


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