Note: IReL is currently negotiating renewal of this agreement from January 2024. For more information see our update on 2024 TA renewals
The 2023 allowance was fully used by September 2023
The IReL-IEEE agreement (1 March 2021 – 31 December 2023):
For your article submission to be included under the agreement, you must be the corresponding author and affiliated to 'University College Cork'. During the article submission process you must correctly identify your institution as 'University College Cork'. You must use your UCC email address, and not addresses from other domains.
Authors can continue to make their articles available using the Green open access model, subject to the journal’s policy. Deposit the accepted manuscript in CORA UCC's open access repository. Contact the CORA team at firstname.lastname@example.org
All IEEE journals (hybrid and fully open access journals). Check eligible journals on IReL's list of all journals included in IReL open access agreements.
Note. There is a quota of 414 articles for the full term of the agreement (1 Mar 2021 – 31 Dec 2023), allocated across the participating institutions on a first-come-first-served basis.