American Heart Association

Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving restricted:

  • If required by funding agency or institutional policy
  • 6 months embargo

Published version: archiving forbidden.

Conditions

  • Author's pre-print on pre-print server only
  • Must inform publisher of any pre-print deposit
  • Author's pre-print must not be updated with future versions
  • Author's post-print on Institutional repository or funding agency repository
  • On a non-profit server
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Publisher will automatically deposit authors post-print in PubMed Central for NIH funded authors after 12 months
  • Publisher will automatically deposit authors post-print in PubMed Central for HHMI and Wellcome Trust funded authors after 6 months
  • Authors may place a 'toll-free' link to their article on authors' personal website or institutional website without embargo
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Publisher last contacted on 07/06/2018

Policy details