Journal Policy:

  1. Offer a choice between a commercial and a noncommercial Creative Commons license for gold open access articles in our proprietary titles. The choice is dependent on the journal in which the author chooses to publish. 
  2. Use the user license for our open archive content
  3. Journal support green open access and accepted manuscripts can be self -archived following our sharing guidelinesand are required to attach a CC-BY-NC-ND

Choosing a License
Once selected, Creative Commons user licenses are non-revocable. Journals recommend author(s) check if their funding body requires a specific license. See the Creative Commons website for more details about what to consider before choosing a user license. 

User license

Read, print and download

Redistribute or republish the article (e.g. display in a repository)

Translate the article

Download for text and data mining purposes

Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works

Sell or re-use for commercial purposes

 

CC BY 4.0

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

Yes

Yes

Yes, For private use only and not for distribution

Yes

Yes

No

 

IEJRD

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

 
 

Please note: Under the CC-BY-NC-ND license and for the journal user license permitted 3rd party reuse is only applicable for non-commercial purposes. For further details on the rights granted to Journal.