Author's Rights and Obligations

All authors who have published their research papers in the Journal of Research in Traditional Medicine are entitled to the following rights and obligations:

  1. Authors hold full copyright and self-archiving rights, they transfer the publishing rights to the Journal of Research in Traditional Medicine.
  2. We do decline to publish material where a pre-print or working paper has been previously published online.
  3. We allow authors to get their seminar papers published with notes about the seminar if the paper is not published online.
  4. The research and review papers published in the Journal of Research in Traditional Medicine can be archived in any private of public archives online or offline. For this purposed authors need to use the final published papers downloaded from
  5. Authors are allowed to archive their articles in open access repositories as “post-prints”. (Please note that: a post-print is the version incorporating changes and modifications resulting from peer-review comments.)
  6. The authors need to acknowledge the original reference to the published paper when used in some other format like epub or audio files.
  7. Journal of Research in Traditional Medicine offers Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 Unported License to researchers and scholar who uses the content of the published papers.
  8. Authors are free to use links to our published papers and share the published papers online or offline in the final format printed on the Journal website.
  9. Authors can index and store the published papers in the private or public archives or repositories like university databases, internet archives, academia, researchgate, etc.
  10. We promote the sharing of knowledge with due credit to the authors and researchers of the papers published in the Journal of Research in Traditional Medicine.

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Feedback, Comments & Complaints addressing:

The editorial board of JRTM strives at bringing out quality research articles and is ready to accept the view of the readers which helps in improving the quality of the Journal.  The readers are free to put forth their feedback, comments, or complaints directly by emailing to A prompt reply for the same will be provided by one of our editors within 7 days. 

*The Journal has put in efforts to preserve the published articles online in an alternative achievable format, even if the journal website seizes to function.


Updated on 29/12/2020