Publish and Read Resources

For Librarians

Thank you for signing up to our Publish and Read programme. Find out more about your Publish and Read with our curated resources below.

Maximise the value of your existing Publish and Read deal by sharing these resources (by email, on your intranet, in newsletters) to inform researchers of their eligibility for fee-free OA publishing and full read access in our journals.

Resources to Share:


  • OA Switchboard
    • The OA Switchboard: an article-level reporting hub (,pdf)
    • Reporting made easy (.pdf)
    • Successful OA strategies for research libraries info sheet (.pdf)
  • CCC Rightslink Agreement Manager

Journal and Society Logos

Please use the Society and journal logos provided above as required.

For Authors

Recommendation Form

If your institution is currently not a part of a Publish and Read deal, fill out this form and share with your librarian to recommend fee-free Open Access publishing for researchers in your institution.


Find out more about benefits of Open Access with the Microbiology Society and share with your colleagues. You can also share with your librarian to recommend our Publish and Read deals.

Please contact us at [email protected] if you think of any other resource that would be helpful.

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