Open Access

Our aim is to help researchers make their findings open to all, giving them the opportunity to create real impact and drive positive change across the world. We do this by offering choice and flexibility when it comes to publishing open access. All research published through our open access routes has been through a rigorous peer review process ensuring we provide quality, relevant content.

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Benefits of Open Access

We want to help authors extend the impact of their work by making open access research accessible online, in the media, and beyond the academy to a truly global audience.

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The following page outlines Emerald’s policies on open access as well as a useful frequently asked questions (FAQs) section to help understanding of its policy and open access as a whole.

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Our Open Access content

OA Journals

Did you know you can publish open access with any Emerald journal? All 300+ titles include the option to publish gold open access.

OA Books

Publish open access across all of our book formats – monographs, handbooks, short form and professional content.

Emerald Open Research

Publish your work on Emerald Open Research, a new open access platform that supports open peer review controlled by the author and an open data policy.