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Please, attach also publication information (title / number) to come.

If you are unsure which version of your publication you are entitled to self-archive, send all versions to us. We will find out publishing policy and conditions. Additional information: article versions

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Self-archiving? Yes, it concerns you if you are UH affiliated researcher and an author of scientific article or book chapter.
Publishing Master Thesis openly? Yes, it concerns you if you are a student at the University of Helsinki.
Discounts on APCs ? Yes, you can benefit,  if you have a position at the University of Helsinki.

Wish to publish an open journal or a book? Yes, we have a platform and ready concept for you.

To whom?

Researcher, lecturer or student at University of Helsinki.


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