Open Access

Open Access Statement

TSR journal complies with the ‘Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities’.

According to the declaration (among others), ‘the authors and right holders <...> grant to all users a free, irrevocable, worldwide, right of access to, and a licence to copy, use, distribute, transmit and display the work publicly and to make and distribute derivative works, in any digital medium for any responsible purpose, subject to proper attribution of authorship’.

TSR journal implements the Platinum Open Access model, meaning that authors are not charged for processing their articles either.


The authors keep the copyright to their work. The journal is merely granted the non-exclusive right to publish and distribute the contributions.

Creative Commons Licence

The published works are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

The readers are free to:

  • Share—copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format.
  • Adapt—remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Under the following terms:

  • Attribution—you must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  • No additional restrictions—you may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.