A number of libraries and consortia have provided the full text of Big Deal licenses. These provide useful information about the terms and conditions publisher may seek to include in their standard agreements. For tips on how to acquire additional contracts not listed here, see our “Freedom of Information Requests” guide. If you have an agreement that can be lawfully shared here, please contact us. We’ve also compilled tips on pushing back against confidentiality clauses and NDAs.

Library Publisher Year(s) Link
Northeast Research Libraries Consortium (NERL) Sage 2019-2021 Download Agreement
Northeast Research Libraries Consortium (NERL) Sage 2016-2018 Download Agreement
University of Massachusetts system Elsevier 2018-2022 Download Agreement
University of Massachusetts system Oxford University Press 2018-2020 Download Agreement
University of Tennessee system Emerald 2018 Download Agreement
University of Texas system Sage 2017-2019 Download Agreement

 

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