Content Licensing

All content of the AME journals is published with open access under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). All articles published under open access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy, and distribute as defined by the applied license.

For open access publishing, AME uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will transfer copyright to the journal, but will have the right to share their article in the same way permitted to third parties under the relevant user license, along with certain scholarly usage rights. 

Repository Policy

Authors have the right to deposit their submitted version, accepted version, and published version to an institutional or another repository of the author’s choice without embargo.

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Updated on April 25, 2024