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One publisher found when searched for: Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publisher: University of Illinois Press, United States
Journals: 40 journals (including journals with special policies) - involving 22 other organisations
RoMEO: This is a RoMEO yellow publisher
Copyright: Policy
Updated: 10-Jun-2014
These are the publisher's default policies. Individual journals may have special permissions, especially if they involve other organisations or have paid open access options. Always run a journal title or ISSN search to check.
Author's Pre-print: green tick  author can archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
Author's Post-print: grey tick  subject to Restrictions below, author can archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing)
  • 12 months embargo for non-profit archives and repositories
  • 3 years embargo for personal websites and commercial websites
Publisher's Version/PDF: cross  author cannot archive publisher's version/PDF
General Conditions:
  • Pre-prints can only be posted on institutional repository
  • Some journals have own pre-print policy, please check with journal directly
  • Post-print must be on authors personal website and commercial websites after 3 years embargo
  • Post-print must be on non-profit archives and non-profit repositories after 12 months embargo
  • Set statement to accompany pre-print and post-print (see policy)
  • Must link to journal home page
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
Mandated OA: green tickARC (Compliant); green tickFWF (Compliant); crossDoH (Unacceptable embargo); green tickDFG (Compliant); green tickESRC (Compliant); green tickESRC (Compliant); green tickNHMRC (Compliant); green tickNIH (Compliant)
  • This policy only applies to University of Illinois Press owned titles: American Journal of Psychology, American Music, History of Present, Journal of Aesthetic Education, Journal of Animal Ethics, Journal of English and Germanic Philology, Music and the Moving Image, Plurist
Exceptions to this policy:
RoMEO Publisher ID: 292 - Suggest an update for this record
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This summary is for the publisher's default policies and changes or exceptions can often be negotiated by authors.
All information is correct to the best of our knowledge but should not be relied upon for legal advice.

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GreenCan archive pre-print and post-print or publisher's version/PDF
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