Principles of Transparency

Peer-review process
All submitted articles are evaluated at the submission to meet the structural and subject principles of Cultural Heritage Records Studies. The matched articles will gone under a double-blinded peer-review process by at least 3 reviewers (expert in the field who are not part of the journal’s editorial staff) who are selected by the Editorial Board members according to their field specialties. The Editorial Board members have the final responsibility to select the articles.
 
Governing body
Cultural Heritage Records Studies is under the scientific control of Editorial Board whose members are recognized experts in the subject areas included within the journal’s scope. Some executive roles of the Editorial Board members are delegated to the Editor-in-Chief who is well-known in the journal’s scope.
 
Editorial team
Cultural Heritage Records Studies is under the scientific supervision of the Editorial Team whose members are all experts with high number of publications in their field.
 
Author fees/Access
There are No Fees or Charges at all for submission, reviewing and publishing processes in Cultural Heritage Records Studies.
Cultural Heritage Records Studies follows the Bethesda Statement on Open Access Publishing.
 
Copyright
The content of Cultural Heritage Records Studies is under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Public License. To the extent this Public License may be interpreted as a contract, we are granted the Licensed Rights in consideration of your acceptance of these terms and conditions, and the Licensor grants you such rights in consideration of benefits the Licensor receives from making the Licensed Material available under these terms and conditions.
 
Process for identification of and dealing with allegations of research misconduct
Publisher and editors of Cultural Heritage Records Studies are reasonable to identify and prevent the publication of papers where research misconduct has occurred, including plagiarism, citation manipulation, and data falsification/fabrication, among others. In doing so, Cultural Heritage Records Studies follows COPE’s guidelines in dealing with allegations.
 
Ownership and management
Cultural Heritage Records Studies is owned by Eureka American, Iran, and is managed and published by YektaPub Co.
 
Conflicts of interests
All Cultural Heritage Records Studies Editorial Board members and the Editor-in-Chief submitted articles are gone under the same reviewing process as the other authors gone. In the cases that a reviewer suspects undisclosed conflict of interest in a submitted manuscript or a reader suspects undisclosed conflict of interest in a published article (all authors are filling the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest at the submission time) Cultural Heritage Records Studies will follow COPE’s guidelines.
 
Revenue sources/Advertising/Direct marketing
Cultural Heritage Records Studies is financially supported completely by Eureka American, Iran, and has no other sources for earning funds. Cultural Heritage Records Studies accepts No advertisements in the site or even as a report article.
 
Publishing schedule/Archiving
Cultural Heritage Records Studies is published 4 issues per year. All the content from the beginning to the end will be available for ever on Cultural Heritage Records Studies exclusive website. Also Cultural Heritage Records Studies is included at EBSCOhost and has the plan to enter to Scopus and Thomson-Reuters databases.