Copyright and Open Access Policy
The Bangladesh Journal of Forest Science (BJFS) is committed to facilitating the widest possible dissemination of high-quality research in the field of forest science. Our Copyright and Open Access Policy outlines the rights and permissions related to authors’ intellectual property, as well as our commitment to open access publishing.
Upon acceptance of an article, authors retain the copyright to their work. However, by submitting their manuscript to BJFS, authors grant the journal an exclusive license to publish the article and make it available to the public. This allows us to ensure proper dissemination and protection of the work.
Creative Commons License
BJFS applies the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license to all published articles. This license allows readers to share, adapt, and build upon the work for any purpose, provided proper attribution is given to the original author(s) and the source. This license ensures that the research published in BJFS is accessible and reusable, fostering collaboration and knowledge sharing.
Open Access Publishing
BJFS is an open-access journal, meaning that all articles are freely accessible to readers worldwide. This approach aligns with our commitment to democratizing knowledge and promoting the exchange of information. Authors, readers, and the broader academic community benefit from unrestricted access to the latest research in forest science.
Article Processing Charges (APCs)
To support the sustainability of open access publishing, BJFS may charge article processing fees to authors upon acceptance of their manuscripts. These fees contribute to covering the costs of peer review, editorial processes, and online hosting, ensuring the continued availability of high-quality content.
Archiving and Preservation
BJFS is committed to preserving and archiving all published articles. Our content is stored in digital repositories and indexing services, ensuring its long-term accessibility and availability.
For inquiries about our Copyright and Open Access Policy or any related matters, please contact us at [contact email].
We are dedicated to promoting open access publishing and providing a platform for researchers to share their valuable insights within the field of forest science.