Helping Institutions Streamline Open Access Administration

Oable is an open access management software solution that empowers institutions with the tools to unify publisher workflows and streamline management operations.



Oable provides one workflow and one dashboard to manage open access approval, payment and reporting across publishers.


Approve open access requests and articles at your institution across publishers, including articles part of transformative agreements and individual article processing charges (APCs).

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Manage the pay authorization of any open access payment, including pre-payment accounts, researcher payments, and OA funds. Through split payments, you can break down payments further by splitting between different cost centers or researchers at your institution.


Make detailed reports across publishers. Create scheduled reports with the ability to filter by cost center and request custom templates based on internal reporting needs.

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Oable is designed as an interoperable solution and is continuously seeking further integrations with partners. Some of the partners today include OpenAPC, ExLibris Esploro and Alma, ResearcherApp, Open Journal Systems and OA Monitor.

Currently working with many leading institutions, partners, and publishers worldwide.

ExLibris Esploro
Open Journal Systems
Open Access Monitor
Open APC
Researcher App

Why Oable?

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Optimized Transformative Agreement Workflow

Through a structured workflow, automation is enabled in the current approval, payment and reporting process. Oable brings the opportunity for significant time savings and allows better decision making and reporting.

Efficient APC Management of Individual Articles with an OA Fund

A financial services solution to manage APC payments to multiple publishers at the institutions, while still managing approvals.

Unified System Approach

The legacy institutional OA publishing ecosystem is complex, inefficient, and expensive, with data trapped in isolated silos. Oable streamlines and automates workflows and centralizes institutional data into a singular environment that empowers informed decision making.

Open Access Specialization​

Accelerate the transformation of your OA institution publishing model by partnering with Oable, the leaders in open access workflow technology. With acute industry knowledge, Oable challenges conventions to connect the intricate and disparate relationships between institutions, publishers, authors, and researchers.

Trusted Support and Continuous Improvement

The Oable team is a partner with shared objectives who acts in the best interest of customers, includes them in conversations about system innovations, advocating on their behalf with publishers, and supports them through opportunities for improvement.