Open Access

All research articles published in Bon View Press journals are gold open access: immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles are published under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0). Which means, the author(s) and copyright holder(s) grant(s) to all users a free and unlimited access to the full-text of all articles published in Bon View Press journals; everyone is free to re-use the published material if proper accreditation/citation of the original publication is given, and open access publication is supported by the authors' institutes or research funding agencies by payment of Article Processing Charge (APC) for accepted articles.


Meaning of Open Access

In accordance with major definitions of open access in scientific literature (namely the Budapest, Berlin, and Bethesda declarations), Bon View Press defines open access by the following conditions:


  peer-reviewed literature is freely available without subscription or price barriers,
  literature is immediately released in open access format (no embargo period), 
  published material can be re-used without obtaining permission as long as a correct citation to the original publication is given



Benefits for Authors

The High Availability and Visibility of our open access articles is guaranteed through the free and unlimited accessibility of the publication over the Internet. Everyone can freely access and download the full text of all articles published with Bon View Press.

The Higher Citation Impact of open access articles results from their high publicity and availability. Open access publications are demonstrably more frequently cited.

Faster Publication in MDPI's open access journals is achieved by online-only availability.