SAGE was one of the first major publishers to embrace the open access mode of free access with licencing allowing liberal reuse of articles. Many funding bodies and institutions now require that the work they support is made publicly available through a suitable repository. SAGE’s open access publishing programme, Open Access agreements and author archiving policies allow our authors to comply with the various requirements stipulated by the major funding bodies or an author's institution. SAGE has a specific author information dedicated to help here. The options we offer authors and editors are as follows:
Please visit our Open Access Publishing Options page for more information.