Licensed Copyright Notice
Proposed policies for journals that offer open access The conditions that the author required are as follows:
- The author retains the copyright and grants on the journal the right of first publishing simultaneously under a license under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0), which permits others to copy and redistribute this material in any form or format includes composing, modifying, and making this material derivatives for any purpose, including commercial purposes.
- Authors may enter into separate contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of a decadent version of the journal's publication (e.g. posting it to an institutional repository or publishing it in a book), acknowledging its original publication in this journal.
- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post the article online (e.g. in institutional repositories or on their website) before and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges and earlier and more advanced citations of a published article (check: Open Access Effect).