Open Acsess & Archive Policy

OPEN ACCESS POLICY:

Open Access is a publishing model that provides immediate, worldwide, without barrier and free access to the full text of research articles without requiring a subscription to the journal in which these articles are published.

AGPE The Royal Gondwana Research Journal of History, Science, Economic, Political and Social Science (AGPE-RGRJ) is an open access peer reviewed journal. All the manuscripts published, after peer review by AGPE-RGRJ, are freely available to readers. These accepted manuscripts are available for public viewing without any restriction or registration. The copyright of publishing remains with authors and they are free to redistribute manuscript without any restriction. The readers can access these manuscript and frame their research or academic work.

An individual (e.g. author, reader, reviewer, editor, any other person) can read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles or use them for any other lawful purpose.
In order to meet the expenses incurred in maintenance of website, editorial workflow etc, authors need to pay Article Processing Charge (APC). However, APC is to paid only after acceptance of manuscript after rigorous peer review.

AGPE The Royal Gondwana Research Journal of History, Science, Economic, Political and Social Science don’t received any type of fund from government or other agencies. Publication based on Non-profit purpose for explore research. Journal takes minimum charge only for website maintenance.

 

ARCHIVING POLICY:

This AGPE The Royal Gondwana Research Journal of History, Science, Economic, Political and Social Science (AGPE - RGRJ) utilizes the LOCKSS and CLOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. This is to ensure that the published scholarly content by AGPE-RGRJ remains available to the community despite any accidental loss of data in its personal archival records. AGPE-RGRJ has further ensured that the metadata of all of its open access journal is compatible to all the well-known repository services and their digital crawlers may regularly collect it for record and preservation.

Our journal is managed by PKP Platform.

PKP Preservation Network (PN):
The PKP Preservation Network (PN) provides free preservation services for this journal.

LOCKSS (Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) system ensures a secure and permanent archive for journal content.

CLOCKSS (Controlled Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) system ensures a secure and permanent archive for the journal content.