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The Graduate Health & Life Sciences Research Library at Georgetown University Medical Center

Open Access Publishing and Resources

Guide to open access content and publishing, including NIH Public Access requirements

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It is recommended that authors read the "fine print" on the publisher site very carefully before submission as each agreement covers different types of articles and has different requirements for authors.


Description Waived open access article publishing fees
Available to Corresponding authors with a current, full time Georgetown University Medical Center affiliation
Journals Development 
Journal of Cell Science
Journal of Experimental Biology
Disease Models & Mechanisms
Biology Open
Copyright Details Creative Commons CC BY Version 4.0 license
Institutional Repository Authors are encourged to ask the publisher if their article is eligible to be added into an insitutional repository.  If so,  please contact and a DML  staff member will facilitate access into the DigitalGeorgetown institutional repository.
Submission Guidelines

Author guidelines

Authors that participate are asked to include the acknowledgement statement: funding support is in part from Georgetown University Medical Center.