Open Access policy
Task Quarterly strongly supports the Open Access movement, and from its launching in 1997, its content has always been published free of charge and free to use.
For all articles published in TASK, copyright is retained by the authors. Articles are licensed under an open access Creative Commons CC BY 4.0 license. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author as long as they cite the source.
With open access, researchers can benefit from:
- High visibility and discoverability of research
- Freedom to share important work while retaining copyright
- Legacy preservation of articles
- Compliance with mandates such as Plan S for transparency and openness
Plan S requirements - Go ahead and submit. Remember to select a CC BY licence to ensure compliance.