Open Access Statement
Thi Qar Arts Journal (TQARTJ) publishes open-access articles, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. The TQARTJ publisher and editor are always willing to publish corrections, clarifications, retractions, and apologies when needed. All articles published in the TQARTJ are fully open access; immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles published in the TQARTJ are under the terms of a Creative Commons license 4.0 (CC-By), which permits users to read, print and download, or redistribute, translate the article, download for text and data mining purposes, reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works. Benefits of open access for authors include:
- Free access for all users worldwide
- Authors retain copyright to their work without restrictions
- Increased visibility and readership
- Rapid publication
- No spatial constraints
The journal adopted an open access policy on June 19, 2012, after archiving the first issue of the magazine on the Iraqi Scientific Journals website, which is affiliated with the Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.