Norwegian Read & Publish agreements – an overview

  • Lene Ottesen UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Keywords: Open Access, Read & Publish agreements, academic publishers, Elsevier, Wiley, Springer Nature, Taylor & Francis


During the course of 2019, Unit (the Norwegian Directorate for ICT and Joint Services in Higher Education & Research), who acts as the Norwegian coordinator of Open Access and licence negotiations, landed Open Access agreements with the four major academic publishers. This article gives an overview of the key elements in the agreements with Wiley, Elsevier, Springer Nature and Taylor & Francis.

Author Biography

Lene Ottesen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Lene Ottesen is a senior librarian at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. She works with acquisition and Open Access.

How to Cite
Ottesen, Lene. 2019. “Norwegian Read & Publish Agreements – an Overview”. Nordic Perspectives on Open Science, December.