Read our Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement here. As a publisher of scholarly journals and books, Vilnius University Press is committed to meeting high standards of ethical behaviour at all stages of the publication process. These guidelines outline the publishing ethics responsibilities of Vilnius University Press, authors, peer reviewers and editors.
In submitting a manuscript (the corresponding author certifies that he/she is authorised by his/her co-authors to enter into these arrangements and he/she guarantees and warrants, on behalf of himself/herself and his/her co-authors, that:
- He/she has the full power to enter into this Agreement and to make the grants contained herein. He/she/they is/are the sole author(s) of the book and has/have full authority to enter into this agreement and in granting rights to Vilnius University Press are not in breach of any other obligation.
- The book is original and does not infringe any copyright or violate any other right of any third parties.
- The manuscript has not been formally published in any other press.
- The book contains nothing that is unlawful, libellous, or which would, if published, constitute a breach of contract or confidence or commitment given to secrecy.
- The authors agree to the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 agreement under which to peer-reviewed journal is licensed, and grants Vilnius University Press permission to publish the unpublished and original manuscript, the abstract forming part thereof, all associated supplemental material, and subsequent, if necessary, errata under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC-BY-4.0). This is not applied for the books published by Vilnius University Press. Books and other publications are copyrighted following Vilnius University Intellectual Property Policy.