Open Access, Copyright Policy & Self-Archiving

Open Access Policy

GJPB has adopted the open access policy to ensure the maximum exposure of GJPB contents. All the articles published in GJPB are made freely available online immediately after publication in an easily readable format, without any registration and subscription fees. All the published articles are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0), which permits the users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, or link the full-text articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author, as long as appropriate credit given to the original authors.

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In addition to this, GJPB permits authors to self-archive the final accepted version of their articles on any OAI-compliant institutional or subject-based repository of their preference.


Copyright Policy

All the articles published in GJPB are distributed under a creative common’s attribution 4.0 International license (CC BY 4.0). Author(s) are allowed to hold the copyright of their work which means the author (s) do not need to transfer the copyright of their work to the journal. Read detailed license information here:

Under this license, you are free to:

Share - copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
Adapt - remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Under the following terms:
Attribution - You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

No additional restrictions - You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.


Author Self-Archiving

The Journal permits authors to self-archive pre-print, post-print, and publishers' versions of their articles in any repository that is compliant with the Open Archives Initiative (OAI).