Open access literature is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. Open access journals are publishing Creative Commons-licensed research, which promotes access and re-use of scientific and scholarly research.
Open Access at Highlights of Science
All the articles published in Highlights of Science journals are immediately available under a Creative Commons (CC BY)
license. This open access publishing guarantees that everyone from around the world has unlimited access to the full-text of the published contents free of charge, and is free to re-use the published material on condition that proper accreditation/citation of the original publication is given.
Highlights of Science is a self-support institution, in order to provide long term and sustainable open access publishing, we finance our publication activities and infrastructures through charging authors article processing charges (APC)
, which are usually covered by their affiliated institutes.
Further Readings about Open Access
Open Access Explained! (Watch the video below.)