must have a corresponding author affiliated with Texas Medical Center Library
be an eligible article type in a participating journal: case reports; data in briefs; full-length articles; micro-articles; original software publication; practice guidelines; protocols; review articles; replication studies; short communications; short surveys; video articles
Once the journal accepts your article, you (the corresponding author) will receive an email containing a link to the “post acceptance author journey” with a unique link to complete the author journey.
To choose publishing options click on the ‘Complete the Rights and Access information form’.
Select affiliation. Note: Institution listed under "The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio".
Add co-author details (for all co-authors).
Add Funder Details, if applicable. Funder can be the affiliated institute or a different one.
Based on the corresponding author affiliation details, the author sees the Publishing Options. If the librarian rejects the author request in the Elsevier Platform, we make it clear that the author will receive a full price invoice but will also be presented with the option to change to subscription.
Select user license type (CC BY 4.0 or CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) and status.
Review and agree to terms of License Agreement.
Review order and submit.
Once the author clicks on order and pay:
Corresponding author and coauthors will receive a copy of summary via email.
Article becomes OA on ScienceDirect within 24 hours
Librarian will confirm affiliation and validate (approve) request. Once approved, the author will receive the discounted invoice.