Policy on Publication Charges

 As per the library minutes dated 04.09.14, the following guidelines have been adopted for publication charges :
 
1. The institute will not entertain any color figures charges for offline printing. 
2. The service/publication charges for papers published in Open Access journals will be paid by the library.
3. For multi-institutional publications, the institute will adopt the following policy for paying the publication charges :
       a. Upto 100% of the publication charges will be paid by the institute if the                  scientist is from IIG and is the first author.
       b. Upto 50% of the publication charges will be paid by the institute if the                    IIG scientists are 2nd or 3rd author.
       c. If IIG scientist is in any other position than the one discussed above,                    the institute will not pay the publication charges.
4. The institute will pay for full publication charges in 'Nature' and 'Science', where IIG scientists played a significant role with prime authorship (between 1st to 3rd in the author's list). If IIG scientist is placed beyond this, IIG will pay for 50% of the publication charges