Duration of embargoes required by the publishers


The website Sherpa/RoMEO has published several lists, including one of 584 publishers that authorise authors to upload the publisher version or the PDF version of their articles without embargo. The other lists rank publishers based on the duration of the embargo: five publishers require an embargo of less than 6 months, 28 an embargo of 6 months, 33 an embargo of 12 months and 13 an embargo of 2 years…


This information is very useful for the deposit of articles on SSRN. Please contact the library for any clarification on the copyright of your research.

See :

Publishers Allowing use of their PDFs in Repositories



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