Open Access Policy



International Journal of Instruction aims to increase visibility and make easier use of open access scientific papers. Readers and their institutions are supported for online access without asking for any royalty, personnel information, or log in process. According to open access policy of our journal, all readers are permitted to read, download, copy, distribute, print, link and search our articles with no charge.

International Journal of Instruction is an open access journal. The term open access gives the right of readers to read, download, distribute, copy, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles free of charge. International Journal of Instruction also has initiated to sign Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) ( According to BOAI (Budapest Open Access Initiative); By “open access” to peer-reviewed research literature, its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The author(s) and copyright holder(s) grant(s) to all users a free access to articles.


Copyright and Code of Conduct:

The copyright of the received article once accepted for publication shall be assigned to the journal as the publisher of the journal. The intended copyright includes the right to publish the article in various forms (including reprints). The journal maintains the publishing rights to the published articles.

a) The International Journal of Instruction is published under Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial-NoDerivative License (CC BY NC ND).

Authors accept that their work is original; has not been previously copyrighted or published in any form; is not under consideration for publication elsewhere; its submission and publication do not violate the ethical guidelines of The International Journal of Instruction and any codes (of conduct), privacy and confidentiality agreements, laws or any rights of any third party.

b) Authors are solely liable for the consequences that may arise from third parties’ complaints about the submitted manuscript and its publication in The International Journal of Instruction.

c) Authors grant to the Publisher the worldwide, sub-licensable, and royalty-free right to exploit the work in all forms and media of expression, now known or developed in the future, for educational and scholarly purposes.

d) Authors retain the right to archive, present, display, distribute, develop their work (publisher's version) to progress their scientific career provided the original publication source (The International Journal of Instruction).

e) Authors warrant that no permissions or licences of any kind will be granted that might infringe the rights granted to the Publisher.


International Journal of Instruction apply the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) to all manuscripts to be published.