Copy Right, Deposit, Open Access, and Digital archiving Policy

Copyright Policy

Copyrights of all articles published in JRMC are retained by the authors. First publication rights are granted to JRMC. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work.

All articles are published under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license.

Authors have the rights to reuse, republish, archive, and distribute their own articles after publication, and undertake to permit others to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon this work non-commercially provided the original work is properly cited. The full guidance that applies to the CC-BY license can be found at
Deposit Policy / Archiving Policy

JRMC follow Sherpa/Romeo‘s green archiving policy. Both pre-print and post-print or publisher’s version/PDF can be archived, without restrictions.
Open Access Policy

All research articles published in Journal of Rawalpindi Medical College (JRMC) are fully open access: immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles are published under the terms of a Creative Commons license which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited (CC BY - Creative Commons Attribution License). The authors need to give undertaking of acceptance in this regard.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Digital archiving Policy

JRMC employs PKP Preservation Network (PKP PN) to digitally preserve its archive.