Journal of Data Science, Informetrics, and Citation Studies and Phcog.Net observe carefully the policies on publication ethics and Malpractice according to COPE. To ensure the best quality publications and to avoid duplicate publications, Journals asks clearly from the submitting author if the article is submitted solely to its journal and is not considered for publication elsewhere. A distinct copyright form is asked from the authors to be submitted if their article is accepted for publication. This form includes the statement about the originality of the content and proper citation of all referred work. This also makes all the contributing authors responsible for any malpractice related to publication if comes or is brought to the notice of the editorial board.
Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)
Journal of Data Science, Informetrics, and Citation Studies and Phcog.Net adheres to the policies of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), which is a charity registered in the UK. It is concerned with the integrity of peer-reviewed publications in science, particularly biomedicine.
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Journal Editor – Committee on Publication Ethics: COPE
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