1. The Publisher states the following principles of publication use and ethics
PUBLICATION ETHICS AND MALPRACTICE
Scientific council of RAT 10-21-2015, resolution No 5. (minutes No 13.1./3 )
PUBLICATION ETHICS AND MALPRACTICE STATEMENT OF REZEKNE ACADEMY OF TECHNOLOGIES
1. The Publisher states the following principles of publication use and ethics:
1.1. Only original works, that have not been previously published and in which the data do not infringe the copyright of another person or organization, are accepted for publishing.
1.2. The publisher appoints the Editor-in-chief and the scientific committee for a period of 3 years, taking into account their scientific qualification.
1.3. Every submitted paper is reviewed anonymously by 2-3 reviewers.
1.4. The publisher has the rights to use plagiarism detection software to screen submitted papers.
1.5. The publisher undertakes to use authors’ personal data only for the needs of identification of authors and co-authors, as well as to preserve data in accordance with the restrictions determined in the current regulations of the Republic of Latvia.
1.6. The publisher undertakes to publish articles accepted after reviewing, make them available electronically by including them in various international scientific paper databases.
1.7. Free access to authors’ articles or presentations in the context of the specific conference is confirmed with authors’ written permissions (authorship statement).
1.8. Complaints concerning the breach of publication ethics or malpractice are examined according to the sixth paragraph of the Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement of Rezekne Higher Education Institution.