The publication of science involves conscientious, systematic and comprehensive processes by the publishers and editors. This requires to be dealt in an efficient and competent manner. To maintain high ethical standards of publication of quality science, the publisher strives to work closely at all times with journal editors, authors and peer-reviewers.
The essentials of Bentham Open (BO) publishing ethics for all groups involved in the publishing process are as follows:
Bentham Open is committed to work with journal editors, defining clearly their relevant roles, in order to ensure appropriate decisions regarding publication procedures and maintaining the transparency of editorial decisions.
BO ensures the integrity, autonomy and originality of each published article with respect to: