Publication Ethics and Plagiarism Policy

EU-JER do not require all authors of a paper to sign the letter of submission, nor do they impose an order on the list of authors. The corresponding author is responsible for having ensured that this agreement has been reached that all authors have agreed to be listed and approved the paper submission to the journal, and for managing all communication between the journal and all co-authors, before and after publication. All manuscripts are checked for plagiarism using iThenticate tool by EU-JER. Authors should strictly avoid plagiarism, including self-plagiarism. The manuscripts of which similarity report results exceeding 15% would not be considered for publication by EU-JER. Papers submitted to EU-JER must be original and not published or submitted for publication elsewhere. 

Editor thoroughly checks submitted manuscripts in order to identify and prevent the publication of papers where research misconduct has occurred. If a research misconduct is identified, according to Editor’s and reviewers’ feedback, corresponding author is responsible for retracting or correcting articles.
EU-JER is a member of CrossCheck, an initiative to help editors verify the originality of submitted manuscripts.
EU-JER refers the ethical principles set out by Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).