Access Policy of Materials Journal Portal Site
For the promotion of the researches and developments in the field of materials science and engineering, the Site providing materials journals information is freely open to public service. However, the body of paper is subject to pay-per-view in some journals.
Declared April 21 st, 2006
- Site Users
Site users are requested to be good and sensible in the use of the Site.
Site users are assumed to have read this access policy and understood it before its use.
Authors are requested to agree immediate forced withdrawal of their papers from the Site if their violations such as illegal or unethical deeds are revealed and the organization which has copyright of the corresponding paper agrees to do so.
- Linkage with other sites
The Site will make linking with sites of other academic organizations or related institutes not only in Japan but also all over the world.
Those organizations or institutes wanting the linkage with the Site are encouraged to apply for linkage to the contact office shown below.
- Operation of the Site
The operation of the Site is performed by the organization designated by the steering committee of the Site. It is currently The Japan Institute of Metals.
- Sue Issues
In case sue issue occurred due to some troubles in the operation of the Site, it shall be done under the laws of Japan at the court which locates the same place as the head office of the Site operating organization does.
- Change of Access policy
Access policy will be changed without notice in advance.
The up-to-date access policy of the Site shall be applied for the use of the Site.
- Contact Office
The Japan Institute of Metals Mr.Hironori CHIBA