Information for Authors from Australia and New Zealand


Brill has reached a Read & Publish Agreement with the CAUL Consortium for the 2022 calendar year.

The 2022 Read & Publish agreement enables authors from participating institutions in Australia and New Zealand to publish an uncapped number of accepted research and review articles in Open Access in any journals from the Brill Online Journal Collection that their institution subscribes to, without any article processing charges (APCs). All accepted articles will be published under a CC-BY license of the author’s choice.

To participate in this agreement, institutions must opt into the 2022 Read & Publish Agreement for the Brill Online Journal Collection (and Sub-Collections) with CAUL.

More information can be found via the CAUL LibGuide.

Participating Institutions in 2022

  • Australian Catholic University
  • Australian National University
  • Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
  • Griffith University
  • La Trobe University
  • Monash University
  • University of Auckland
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Notre Dame Australia
  • University of Otago
  • University of Queensland
  • University of South Australia
  • University of Sydney
  • Victoria University of Wellington
  • Western Sydney University

Eligible Authors

The article’s corresponding author must be affiliated with a participating institution (as listed above) and the article must be published in an eligible journal on or after 1 January 2022.

Eligible Journals

All journals are eligible under the Read & Publish Agreement without exception, as long as the titles are part of the Brill Online Journal Collection that an author’s institution subscribes to in 2022. This includes both hybrid and fully open gold journals.

Authors may wish to contact their institution’s library to find out which journals are included in their institution’s specific Brill Online Journal Collection for 2022.

How to Publish Your Article in Open Access

Regular submission and peer review processes apply. Either:

  • Submit your article to your journal contact at Brill using your institutional email address, with the request to publish in Open Access. Indicate that you are an author affiliated with one of the eligible institutions in Australia or New Zealand. Once the article is accepted, it will be published in Open Access right away and free of charge; or
  • Submit your article via Editorial Manager. You will be asked during the submission process whether you are eligible under the Agreement. Once the article is accepted, it will be published in Open Access right away and free of charge.

More information can be found via the CAUL LibGuide.

For questions on Open Access publishing at Brill please contact