American Institute of Physics (AIP)

Term of Contract: 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2023

Benefits for Researchers at Leibniz Universität Hannover

The TIB covers the article processing charges for articles in 26 of AIP's subscription (hybrid) journals automatically.

A list of all journals covered by this agreement can be found here.

Which requirements must be fulfilled?

  • To qualifiy, you have to be a researcher at Leibniz Universität Hannover, submitting the paper as the responsible corresponding author.
  • The journal must be covered by the R&P agreement (see list above).

What do you have to do?

  • Use your Leibniz University e-mail address during the submission process.
  • Confirm your institutional affiliation by clicking on the "Validate Institution" button, select Hannover University.
  • Select the option "I wish to publish Open Access as part of an institutional agreement".
  • Select the CC BY publication license.

Please consider that the agreement provides only a limited number of free open access articles. Free articles are assigned on a first-come-first-serve-basis. If the agreement has been exhausted you will be contacted with options for how to proceed with publication.

Additional information

Authors should apply for open access funding via LUH's Open Access Fund - given that the fund's eligibility criteria are met.

Further information

AIP also provides information on the Read and Publish Agreement on their website.


Dr. Ulrike Kändler