University of Leeds authors can benefit from free open access publishing with SAGE for the remainder of 2019. This applies to research articles that enter production between now and the end of December. It is only available for articles published in journals in the SAGE Choice (Hybrid Open Access) program, details of which can be found at:


This must be requested by the author who should use the code “NESLi2019” on the contributor form’s discount code field when submitting the article. Please note, this does not apply to articles already in production or published and cannot be used for articles in SAGE (fully) Gold Open Access journals. A list of FAQs about the SAGE Choice program that covers which journals are included, funder compliance, and copyright and licencing can be found at:

Contact the Library’s Research Support Team ( if you have any further questions