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In order to publish an article and make it available, we need publishing rights form signed by the author asking us to go ahead with the publication. However, the author retains the copyright and has the rights to reuse, and so on. We therefore ask authors who wish to publish in IJTMR, to sign an author contact which grants us the necessary publishing rights after the manuscripts have gone through the peer-review process and have finally been accepted by the journal.
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It acts as a steward of your work as it appears in the scholarly record.
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