Open Access Policy

License: CC BY-NC
Open Access Start Date: 30-09-2022

Open Access is that publications are freely available to anyone online with few restrictions on reuse. The unrestricted dissemination of research is especially important to authors, readers and funders. Articles published in the Turkish Journal of Diaspora Studies are published as open access under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license. Turkish Journal of Diaspora Studies believes that for open access to work effectively, user rights and copyright ownership must be explicit through licensing.

We publish all our articles under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0). These license articles allow the author and any non-commercial organization to reuse them for non-commercial use, subject to the CC-BY-NC license. However, for commercial users or commercial use, permission must be obtained from the Authors.The articles indicate the CC BY-NC license. The full texts of all articles published in the Turkish Journal of Diaspora Studies can be accessed instantly via open access viewing at 

The following actions are permitted without restriction under the CC BY-NC 4.0 license:
Share: You are free to reproduce and distribute the work in any format or media.
Adaptation: You are free to combine, transfer, and expand upon of already completed work.
But the following prerequisites must be met:
Citation: In addition to providing information about any changes made, you must provide a proper citation and include a link to the license. Although you may carry out these actions legally, it does not follow that the licensee endorses you or your use.
Non-commercial: You may not use this content for commercial purposes.
There are no further limitations: The use of the permissions granted by the license cannot be legally restricted by putting technological or legal restrictions on it.