Upon submitting a contribution, the journal editors have the right, after a successful peer review, to publish it. After the contribution appears in the journal, it is still possible to publish it elsewhere after the consent of the journal editors and with reference to the place of the first publication.
The contributions submitted should be original ones. They should not have been published or submitted for publishing at any other point in time in a similar form or with generally the same content. It is the responsibility of the author, not of the journal, to obtain permission to use any previously published and/or copyrighted material.
Reprints of contributions already published elsewhere are only accepted if (a) it appeals to the interests of the journal readers and it has not already reached a wide audience and if (b) it is assured that the copyright owner allows the reprint (in the case the submitting person is not the copyright owner). If these conditions are fulfilled, the journal may accept reprints, which will be published with reference to the place of the first publication.
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