The International Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL) is published under the auspices of Linköping University Electronic Press (LiU E-Press).

  • All authors retain the copyright for their work;
  • All academic material at IJAL is protected by Swedish copyright law;
  • IJAL has no commercial interest in an author's work;
  • The publishing agreement which all authors must sign before their work is published at IJAL, gives IJAL permission to publish the material electronically;
  • It is your responsibility as author to be aware of the copyright of any material you use in your work. This includes figures, tables, diagrams, pictures and sound and video files;
  • If you re-publish with a commercial publisher work that you have already published at IJAL, you must inform the commercial publisher that the work is already electronically published at IJAL;
  • All authors are free to publish their articles in other journals provided that the journal accepts that the author already has published the article in IJAL.
  • LiU E-Press' policy is not to delete any published material.

The International Journal of Ageing and Later Life uses a Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial license which allows users to distribute the work and to re-work it without the author's permission, but not for any commercial purposes. Full reference to the author must be given.

Please see the copy of the agreement between the author and the publisher. Two signed copies of a legal agreement between the author and the publisher must be submitted before a manuscript can be published. The agreement may be obtained by contacting Peter Berkesand, for a paper copy to be sent by regular mail.

See also LiU E-Press’ Copyright page for further information.