Springer Verlag (Germany)

Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving allowed.

Published version: archiving forbidden.

Conditions

  • Author's pre-print on pre-print servers such as arXiv.org
  • Author's post-print on author's personal website immediately
  • Author's post-print on any open access repository after 12 months after publication
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Published source must be acknowledged
  • Must link to publisher version
  • Set phrase to accompany link to published version (see policy)
  • Articles in some journals can be made Open Access on payment of additional charge

Policy details