Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement
In its editorial policy the “ACCESS” journal complies with the international standards for publication ethics.
Publisher the journal follows the recommendations and core practices regarding ethical policies and dealing with misconduct of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE, https://publicationethics.org/core-practices).
The code of ethics refers to all participants in the publication process: publishers, editors, authors and reviewers. The rules concern ethical issues like: objectivity of reviewers and equal treatment of all articles and authors, originality and plagiarism, confidentiality, fraudulent citation and data, possible conflict of interest.
ACCESS is committed to upholding the highest standards of publication ethics and takes all possible measures against publication malpractice.
Authors who submit papers to ACCESS attest that their work is original and unpublished, and is not under consideration for publication elsewhere.