- Philosophy of Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics
- Who Can Submit?
- General Submission Rules
- Formatting Requirements
- User Rights
- Author Rights
Philosophy of Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics
For more information, please see Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics Aims and Scope page.
Who Can Submit?
Anyone may submit an original article to be considered for publication in Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics provided he or she owns the copyright to the work being submitted or is authorized by the copyright owner or owners to submit the article. Authors are the initial owners of the copyrights to their works (an exception in the non-academic world to this might exist if the authors have, as a condition of employment, agreed to transfer copyright to their employer).
General Submission Rules
Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic). Please note: "publication" in a working-paper series does not constitute prior publication. In addition, by submitting material to Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics, the author is stipulating that the material is not currently under review at another journal (electronic or print) and that he or she will not submit the material to another journal (electronic or print) until the completion of the editorial decision process at Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics. If you have concerns about the submission terms for Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics, please contact the editors.
Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics has no general rules about the formatting of articles upon initial submission. There are, however, rules governing the formatting of the final submission. See Final Manuscript Preparation Guidelines for details. Although bepress can provide limited technical support, it is ultimately the responsibility of the author to produce an electronic version of the article as a high-quality PDF (Adobe's Portable Document Format) file, or a Microsoft Word, WordPerfect or RTF file that can be converted to a PDF file.
It is understood that the current state of technology of Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF) is such that there are no, and can be no, guarantees that documents in PDF will work perfectly with all possible hardware and software configurations that readers may have.
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND): for non-commercial purposes, lets others distribute and copy the article, and to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), as long as they credit the author(s) and provided they do not alter or modify the article.
As further described in our submission agreement (the Copyright Transfer Agreement), in consideration for publication of the article, the authors assign to Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics all copyright in the article.