Open Access

Open Access Statement

VOKAL publishes fully open access article, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. Non-commercial use and distribution in any medium is permitted, provided the author and the journal are properly credited.

VOKAL operates under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International License. This allows for the reproduction of articles, free of submissions charge, even for commercial use and with the appropriate citation information. All authors publishing with the VOKAL accept these as the terms of publication.

Benefits of open access for authors, include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints