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blue Allows pre/post prints


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World Scientific Publishing

Green open access summary

This is a short summary of the green open access policy of World Scientific Publishing.

Green circle
Preprint: archiving allowed
Green circle
Postprint: archiving allowed
Red circle
Published version: archiving forbidden


  • Author's pre-print on any website or open access repository
  • Author's post-print on author's personal website, institutional repository, subject repository or funding agency designated repository
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Set statement to accompany pre-print and authors post-print - see policy
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI

Policy details