Authors retain the copyright of their scholarly work and can archive pre-print and post-print or publisher’s version/PDF to personal or institutional repositories or libraries anytime without requiring permission from the journal or publisher.

Authors of published articles in PJEST are entitled to deposit their accepted manuscript or the version of record (published papers) in institutional and/or centrally organized repositories and can make this publicly available immediately upon acceptance and publication as the original place of publication and that correct citation details are given.

Upon acceptance of paper by the journal, the authors acknowledge while making their article publicly available that the article has been accepted for publication as follows:

This article has been accepted for publication in [PJEST].

Authors can also make their published article publicly available immediately after publication without requiring any permission to different repositories, libraries or personal websites provided that they also deposit the URL of their published article, in addition to the PDF version by correctly citing the journal name and GIGCCL Publishing as publisher along with other citation details.


In order to digitally preserve all published scholarly content including that of PJEST,  submits the journals’ content to PJEST’s own digital archiving for long term digital preservation. This is to make sure that the published scholarly content available to the community despite discontinuation of any journal or any accidental loss of journals data in its personal archival records.