Open Access Information

Open Access Information

Welcome to the Open Access Information page of Human Biology Journal, dedicated to promoting transparency and accessibility in the field of human biology research. We are committed to the principles of open access, which aim to make scientific knowledge freely available to researchers, scholars, and the public.

What is Open Access?

Open access refers to the practice of providing free, unrestricted access to research articles and scholarly content online. This model enables the global dissemination of knowledge, fostering collaboration and innovation across diverse academic communities.

Our Commitment to Open Access

We believe that open access is essential to the advancement of human biology research. We are committed to the following principles:

  1. Immediate Accessibility: All our research articles are freely accessible online, ensuring that the latest findings in human biology are readily available to a global audience.
  2. Author Retention of Copyright: We support authors by allowing them to retain copyright of their work, promoting wider sharing and reuse of their research.
  3. Peer-Reviewed Quality: Our open access articles undergo the same rigorous peer-review process as traditional subscription-based journals to maintain high scientific standards.
  4. Diversity and Inclusivity: We are committed to promoting diversity and inclusivity in research. We actively encourage submissions from authors worldwide and from underrepresented backgrounds.

Why Choose Open Access?

Open access offers numerous benefits to authors, readers, and the research community:

  • Increased Visibility: Open access articles are more widely read and cited, leading to greater visibility and impact for authors.
  • Global Collaboration: Removing barriers to access fosters international collaboration and advances scientific progress.
  • Public Engagement: Open access enables the public to engage with and benefit from scientific research, promoting education and understanding.

Our Open Access Models

Human Biology Journal offers the following open access models

Open Access: All articles are published as open access, with no subscription fees or access restrictions. Authors may be responsible for article processing charges (APCs)

Compliance with Open Access Policies

Human Biology Journal complies with open access policies and mandates set by research funding organizations, institutions, and government bodies.

Get Involved

Join us in our commitment to open access in human biology research. You can get involved by submitting your research, reviewing for the journal, or spreading the word about open access to your peers and colleagues.

Contact Us

If you have questions or need more information about our open access policies, please feel free to contact us.

Thank you for supporting open access and contributing to the advancement of human biology research.