Springer’s Open Access Titles Move To New CC-BY 4.0 License

London, 18 December 2013 Articles submitted to BioMed Central, Chemistry Central, and SpringerOpen journals from 03 February 2014 onwards will be subject to the newCC-BY 4.0 Creative Commons Attribution license. This also applies to open access articles published in the majority of Springer’s subscription-based journals using the Open Choiceoption. The new license is more digital-friendly, and includes a simplified attribution requirement.