Copyright Policy

Shanlax International Journal of English (SIJEg) is committed to protecting the intellectual property rights of its authors, and to facilitating lawful use of the works it publishes. This policy outlines the copyright responsibilities of authors, readers, and the journal.

Copyright Ownership and Licensing

Authors retain copyright of their articles published in SIJEg. By submitting their work to SIJEg, authors grant the journal a non-exclusive license to publish, distribute, and archive their work in all formats, including electronic and print. 

SIJEg publish and distribute the work under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike.  (CC BY-SA). The author understands and agrees that this license permits users to print and/or copy the article. Also allows the users to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship.

Use of Published Articles

Readers may use published articles from SIJEg in accordance with fair use principles and applicable copyright law. Readers may also reproduce, distribute, or display articles, provided that the author and source are properly credited.

Commercial Use and Reuse

Commercial use of articles published in SIJEg requires the user gives the appropriate credit. Reuse of articles, including republication or translation, also requires the user gives the appropriate credit.

Copyright Infringement

SIJEg takes copyright infringement seriously and will take appropriate action to protect the rights of its authors. If you believe that your copyright has been infringed by an article published in SIJEg, please contact the editor immediately.

By submitting an article to SIJEg, authors agree to the terms of this copyright policy.

This copyright policy is subject to change. Any changes will be communicated to authors and readers.