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Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving restricted:

  • 6 months embargo

Published version: archiving forbidden.

Conditions

  • Research articles only
  • On author's personal website, institutional repository and funder designated repository
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Authors retain copyright
  • Must link to publisher version
  • Published source must be acknowledged and DOI cited
  • Post-prints are subject to Springer Nature re-use terms
  • Applies to Research articles only

Policy details