Open Access Policy & Licenses
International Journal of Scientific Methods in Engineering and Technology (IJSMET) is an International refereed, Multidisciplinary, Open Accessjournal having e-ISSN: XXXX-XXXX, published by the Global Scientific and Engineering Publications (GSEP) to promote High Quality Scientific Research Methods in Engineering and Technology.
All Research Articles/Manuscripts published in IJSMETOpen Access journal isfully Open Accessthat means immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles are published under the terms of aCreative Commons Licensewhich permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.Commercial use of Articles/Manuscripts published in IJSMET isstrictly not allowed.
A common misconception about open access publishing is that it is not peer reviewed. However, many open access journals adhere to the same strict review process as more traditional journals. Our Journal IJSMET Strictly a Peer Reviewed Journalfollows well defined Peer Review Process as stated in its Peer Review Policy
The terms “Gold Open Access or Hybrid Open Access" are generally used when there is an immediately available to read, download and share the Articles/Manuscripts which are published on the Journal Websitewith some publishing fee has been paid.But our Journal IJSMET providing Open Access under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License without any publication or Open Access (OA) charges. The Articles/Manuscripts Published by GSEP in its journal IJSMET are Licensedunder Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License CC BY-NC-ND 4.0
Also IJSMET Journal follow ssome of Open Access Best Practice Guidelines of Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) which is collaborated with the Committee on Publication Ethics(COPE), the Directory of Open Access Journals(DOAJ), and the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME) to identify the principles of transparency and best practice for scholarly publications.
Once selected, Creative Commons user licenses are non-revocable. GSEPand Its journal IJSME Trecommend author(s) check if their funding body requires a specific license.