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V.O.L. Journals Guide

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External Resources

  • Creative Commons - learn about the license types, history, and reasons to use Creative Commons (CC) copyright licenses
  • COPE website - guidance from the Committee on Publication Ethics to help journal editors maintain a reputable publication 
  • DOAJ website - the Directory of Open Access Journals indexes exclusively open access journals (including a few V.O.L. journals) and can be used to look up quality, established OA publications.
  • DOI Reference Linking Guide - how to include CrossRef DOIs for all citations in a References or Works Cited list
  • ISSN website - new serial publications must register their publication here and receive an ISSN
  • SherpaRoMEO - provides a digestible summary of the copyright and open access policies of any scholarly journal