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|AboutScience is an limited responsibility company. Main shareholders are Giulio Zuanetti (CEO) and Stefania Ambra.
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|Copyright and Licensing
|Copyright and Licensing Policy
|We apply two main licensing models. Most articles are published under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International ( CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which allows users to read, print and download, Copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, Translate (for private use only), Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works as long as the original source is fully quoted. Articles receiving public funding are published under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license which allows users to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format and to remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.
|Concerns or appeals on published contents should be addressed directly to the Editors in Chief of each journal, supplying sufficient documentation for a preliminary investigation. Complaints may also be dealt with by the Publisher, in agreement with the Editors
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|Publication charge policy
|All manuscripts are submitted under Open Access terms. Upon acceptance, after peer review under the responsibility of the Section Editor, authors will receive payment information for publication processing fees. Article processing fees cover any other costs, that is no fee will be applied for extra pages or for colour illustrations. Where applicable, article processing fees are subject to VAT. Publication fees are based on sections.
|OASPA Compliant OA Journals
approx. number in 12 months
|Peer review process
|Peer review policy
|Our journals, with the exception of Global & Regional Health Technology Assessment who adopts a double-blind policy, adopt a single-blind peer-review process. Reviewers are asked to supply confidential comments and recommendations which will only be visible to the Editor and comments for the authors which are shared in an anonymous way. We invite reviewers and allow 7 days to agree or decline to perform the review, asking to return reviewer comments within 2 to 4 weeks from acceptance. We do not allow authors to suggest reviewers or name unwelcome reviewers.