Open Access Policy

The International Journal of Production Management and Engineering journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public, which encourages a greater global exchange of knowledge.

As a journal financed by the Universitat Politècnica de València, it publishes as a diamond journal, so it does not charge for reading or publishing, which means that it does not apply neither article submission charges nor article processing charges (APCs).

Articles are published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license which allows:

  • Attribution.- The authors must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. They made do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses them or their use.

  • NonCommercial.- They may not use the material for commercial purposes.

  • ShareAlike.- If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.

Interoperability protocol

International Journal of Production Management and Engineering journal is accessible through the OAI-PMH protocol (Open Archives Initiative - Protocol for Metadata Harvesting) based on the Dublin Core scheme, for its metadata transmission over internet.