Open Access Policy

Journal of Health Studies in Sport Physiology is owned and published by Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University. Our philosophy in Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University journals is that all research is for the benefit of humankind, and therefore their fruits should be returned to all people without borders or discrimination, serving society universally and in a transparent fashion. That is why Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University provides online free and open access to all of its research publications. Therefore, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University has supported all the publishing costs, therefore, authors may publish their manuscripts and audiences can download and share the articles, freely.




Under the Bethesda Statement on Open Access Publishing (June 20, 2003), Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University Journals are fully compliant with open access mandates, by publishing its articles under the (CC BY-NC 4.0). Authors retain copyright of their work and can deposit their publication in any repository. This means that articles can be freely redistributed and reused by the author and others as long as the article is properly cited. Published articles in Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University Journals can be deposited immediately into an online repository or social network without any cost. Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University Journals articles can be emailed to colleagues, printed, archived in a collection, included in course-packs, and distributed without restrictions. Please read the full Creative Commons license for further information.