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Solarlits Publication ethics

Publication ethics and publication malpractice statement

Duties of the Publisher

Solarlits acknowledges and supports the dedicated contributions of editors and reviewers in providing valuable suggestions and recommendations to elevate the quality of manuscripts and maintain the integrity of scholarly articles. In line with our commitment to ethical publishing practices, the publisher has implemented a publication ethics and malpractice statement that aligns with the ethical standards outlined by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) [1-3].

Duties of Editors

Duties of Reviewers

Duties of Authors

Conflicts of Interests

Post-Publication Corrections



  1. COPE, Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors, Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), 2011. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/Code_of_conduct_for_journal_editors_Mar11.pdf
  2. COPE, COPE Ethical Guidelines for Peer Reviewers, Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), 2017. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/Ethical_Guidelines_For_Peer_Reviewers_2.pdf
  3. Tim Albert, How to handle authorship disputes: a guide for new researchers, The COPE Report 2003, 2003. Available at: https://publicationethics.org/files/2003pdf12_0.pdf