Copyright issues have to be dealt with whilst making, publishing and (re)using an article, paper, book or research material. Therefore copyright is important for authors and teachers. You may consult us for more information.

Publishers' copyright policies & self-archiving

Authors have to consider carefully what rights they assign to publishers if they want to self-archive a copy of their work in their local Institutional Repository. For your convenience Sherpa/ROMEO has compiled a list of existing journal publisher copyright transfer agreements. These summaries are for the publishers default policies and changes or exceptions can often be negotiated by authors.

FAQ on copyright