Wiley Open Access
How to request funding for your open access article publication charges

Publishing your article open access in a hybrid journal allows you to share the final version of your article immediately upon publication. Follow the steps below to request that article publication charges (APCs) be covered by your institution’s or funder’s Wiley Open Access Account. Need more help? View our PDF guide.

Step 1

Once your article is accepted, register or log-in to Wiley Author Services at www.wileyauthors.com. Be sure to register for Wiley Author Services with the same email address used when submitting your article.

In My Articles, look for your article and click Manage Article. Then “Order open access”.

Select Order open access
Step 2

Confirm your funder(s). You may be asked to confirm your article funding information or confirm the funder(s) you entered during submission. Select your funder from the adjacent dropdown list or start typing to search. You may also tick “I did not receive funding for this article.”

Confirm your funder
Step 3

Confirm your institution(s). You may be asked to enter your affiliation(s) from the drop down list or confirm the affiliation(s) you entered during submission. You may also tick “I am not affiliated with any institution, company, or university for this article.”

Confirm your affiliation
Step 4

Select open access. Click “Yes, make my article open access” and your institution will be notified of your request and asked to approve. Remember that if you’re affiliated with an institution with an open access deal, your APCs will likely be covered.

Chose open access
Step 5

If your request is approved, you will receive a confirmation email. Your accepted article is then published open access under a Creative Commons license on Wiley Online Library.

If your request is denied, you will receive an email asking you to pay for open access. Paid articles are then published open access under a Creative Commons license on Wiley Online Library. If you are unwilling or unable to pay for open access, your article will be published on Wiley Online Library as a subscription article.

Example of an article published open access under a Creative Commons license on Wiley Online Library
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