Licensing Policy

Licensing Policy for Journal of Management & Social Science

1. Introduction

The Journal of Management & Social Science (JMSS) is committed to promoting open access and the dissemination of scholarly research. This licensing policy outlines the rights and responsibilities of authors and readers regarding the use and distribution of published articles.

2. Copyright

Authors retain copyright of their articles published in JMSS. However, by submitting their work, authors grant JMSS a non-exclusive license to publish, distribute, and reproduce the article in all formats and media, including electronic and print.

3. License

Articles published in JMSS are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0). This license allows users to:

  • Share and copy the article in any medium or format.
  • Adapt, remix, transform, and build upon the article.

Under the following conditions:

  • Attribution: Users must give appropriate credit to the authors and the Journal of Management & Social Science, and provide a link to the license.
  • Non-Commercial: Users may not use the article for commercial purposes.

For any reuse or adaptation beyond the scope of the CC BY-NC 4.0 license, users must obtain permission from the author(s).

4. Author Rights

Authors have the right to:

  • Self-archive their articles in institutional repositories or on personal websites.
  • Share their articles on scholarly platforms and social media, ensuring proper attribution.
  • Use their articles for non-commercial purposes.

5. Reader Rights

Readers have the right to:

  • Access and read all published articles free of charge.
  • Share and copy articles under the terms of the CC BY-NC 4.0 license.
  • Use articles for research and educational purposes.

6. Archiving and Preservation

JMSS is committed to the long-term archiving and preservation of its published articles. All articles are deposited in digital repositories to ensure their accessibility for future generations.

7. Policy Updates

JMSS reserves the right to update this licensing policy at any time. Any changes will be posted on the journal website and will apply to all articles published after the effective date.