Open Access Policy

This journal adheres to best practices and high publishing standards and adheres to the following conditions: Provide direct open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge; Allows authors to retain copyright and retain publishing rights without limitation; Store content with long-term digital preservation or archiving programs; Using a DOI as a permanent identifier; Embed machine-readable CC BY-SA license information in articles; Can Provide article-level metadata for any indexer and aggregator.