Information for Authors from the United Kingdom - Brill Transformative Agreement 2023-2024


Brill has renewed a Transformative Agreement with Jisc for the period 2023-2024.

Corresponding authors from institutions participating in the Brill Journals Transformative Agreement via Jisc may publish research and review articles in Open Access in any of Brill's journal, including Gold Full Open Access titles.

  • The Article Publication Charge (APC) for all Brill journals is waived.
  • The number of APCs per institution is uncapped.
  • Participating institutions also have access to the Full Brill Journal Collection.

Participating Institutions

  • Abertay University
  • Bangor University
  • Cardiff University
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • Glasgow Caledonian University
  • Glasgow School of Art
  • Heriot-Watt University
  • King's College London
  • London's School of Economics (LSE)
  • National Library of Scotland
  • National Museums Scotland
  • Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
  • Queen's University Belfast
  • Robert Gordon University
  • Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
  • School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
  • SRUC
  • The Open University
  • University College London
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Bradford
  • University of Bristol
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Dundee
  • University of Durham
  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Essex
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Liverpool
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Sheffield
  • University of St Andrews
  • University of Stirling
  • University of Strathclyde
  • University of the Highlands and Islands
  • University of the West of Scotland
  • University of Wales Trinity Saint David
  • University of York

The article’s corresponding author must be from an eligible university and the article must be published on or after 1 January 2023. The regular submission and peer review processes apply. For more information please contact

Eligible Institutions

This offer is open to eligible UK Higher Education institutions and Jisc academic-affiliate members.

Eligible Authors

Teaching and research staff employed by or otherwise accredited to one of the eligible institutions as well as students enrolled or accredited to one of the eligible institutions.

In case of articles published by multiple authors, the corresponding author will be eligible for the waiver.


Please find a list of all Brill journals included in the Agreement here. Or visit

How to publish your article in Open Access

Please find more information on the Open Access publishing process here.

For questions on Open Access publishing at Brill please contact