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: In the Open Access model, publication costs are usually covered by the author’s institution or research funds. These Open Access charges replace subscription charges and allow the publishers to make the published material freely available to all interested online readers. For 2015-2017 no Article Processing Charges exist, as the journal is supported by the European Commission through an operating grant to ENSP
: In 2018 when an APC will be issued, Full Members of the journal’s society, the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP), will be able to publish their articles free of charge
based on the annual agreement between the Publisher and the Society.
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