OHSU Author Benefits

As an author at OHSU you are provided certain perks through the library's memberships with Open Access publishers.

Biomed Central

OHSU Library is a member of BioMed Central (BMC). With membership, OHSU authors may publish in over 80+ journals and receive a 15% discount on article processing fees in BioMed Central journals. See the list of journals published by BioMed Central.

Additionally, BioMed Central's parent company, Springer Publishing, is now offering a line of open access journals called SpringerOpen. SpringerOpen will feature over 200 open access titles. 

The advantages of publishing in BioMed Central journals over traditional journals include free online worldwide access to your work and retention of copyright. See the list of articles published by OHSU authors in BMC electronic journals.