Open Access Policy

This journal provides open access which in principle makes research freely available to the public and will support the largest global exchange of knowledge.

This journal is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available at no cost to users or/institutions. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to full text articles in this journal without seeking prior permission from the publisher or author. This complies with the Budapest Open Access Initiative.