Microbiology Society

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Microbiology Society

Green open access summary

This is a short summary of the green open access policy of Microbiology Society.

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Preprint: archiving allowed
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Postprint: archiving allowed
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Published version: archiving allowed


  • Author's pre-print on author's personal website, institutional repository or pre-print archive such as BioRxiv
  • Author's post-print on institutional repository or subject repository
  • Published source must be acknowledged
  • Version deposited must replicate that accepted for publication (authors version)
  • Set phrase to accompany archived copy (see policy)
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Non-commercial use
  • Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License
  • If required by funding agency, publisher will allow Creative Commons Attribution License
  • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
  • All titles are open access journals
  • Publisher last contacted on 07/09/2018
  • This policy is an exception to the default policies of ''