ECS - The Electrochemical Society

Term of contract: 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2023

Benefits for researchers at Leibniz Universität Hannover

  • Corresponding Authors from Leibniz Universität can publish open access articles in ECS' journals.
  • TIB covers the article processing charges automatically

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

Which requirements must be fulfilled?

  • You have to be a researcher at Leibniz Universität Hannover, submitting the paper as the responsible corresponding author.

What do you have to do?

  • Use your Leibniz Universität e-mail address during the submission process.
  • Under Step 2 you will be asked if you wish to publish open access. Select "Yes".
  • Under Step 6 – Open Access Waivers, Charges and Credits - select "ECS Plus".
  • Name "Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB Hanover)" in the supporting information box.
  • Select the CC-BY publication license.

Open Access Journals

ECS's gold open access journals are not covered by the agreement. Authors should apply for open access funding via LUH's Open Access Fund - given that the fund's eligibility criteria are met.

Further Information

ECS also provides information on their website.


Dr. Ulrike Kändler