Copyright and Open Access Policy

Copyright:  All JAS  Open articles are published under a Creative Commons License (CC BY NC ND).  

View License Deed  ;    View Legal Code

Copyright holder: University of Isfahan 

User license

Read, print and download

Redistribute or republish the article (e.g. display in a repository)

Translate the article

Download for text and data mining purposes

Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works

Sell or re-use for commercial purposes




For private use only and not for distribution



With proper citation


Open Access Policy (Green):  We support green open access and accepted manuscripts can be self -archived with no embargo time. Authors can take advantage of the green open access route. This includes depositing a version of your article in an institutional or subject repository, as well as posting it on your blog or social media profile.

University of Isfahan (copyright holder) grants usage rights to others using an open license (CC BY-NC-ND) allowing for immediate free access to the work and permitting any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose.