Copyright of published articles
When an article is published by Cornerstone Institute, Cornerstone Institute does not take ownership of copyright on the published article. The author(s) retain the copyright to their article(s) and may republish these article(s) as part of a book or other materials. However, for author(s) to retain the copyright ownership of a published article, the following conditions should be met:
- Citation to the original source of the publication when reusing the article
- Accept that the article remains published by Cornerstone Institute’s website (except in occasion of a retraction of the article)
Articles are published Open Access and licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives License.
Therefore, author(s) who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work’s authorship and initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal’s published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
- Authors will be required to sign Cornerstone Institute’s standard License Agreement before publication. You can download the document here.
All articles published by Cornerstone Institute are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives License. This permits anyone to copy, redistribute, remix, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited.
Open Access is a publication model that enables the dissemination of research articles to the global community without restriction through the internet. Thus, all articles published under open access can be accessed by anyonewith an internet connection. Cornerstone Institute strongly supports the Open Access initiative. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published by Cornerstone Institute are freely accessible to everyone immediately after publication.
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