Copyright and Licensing Policy

The authors retain full copyright, commercial and publishing rights without any restrictions after publishing with Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases under Creative Commons licences. Authors will then grant the publisher the right of first publication, and other non-exclusive publishing rights. Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases does not consider articles which are simultaneously in submission with other journals, or have been published in full elsewhere. The journal will consider manuscripts which have been rejected by other journals, or have previously been published as provisional abstracts.

Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases is fully compliant with open access mandates, by publishing its articles under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial licence (CC-BY-NC). Authors retain copyright of their work and can deposit their publication in any repository. This means that articles can be freely redistributed and reused by the author and others as long as the article is properly cited. Published articles in Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases can be deposited immediately into an online repository or social network without any cost. Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases articles can be emailed to colleagues, printed, archived in a collection, included in course packs, and distributed without restrictions. Please read the full Creative Commons license for further information.

All published articles of Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases  is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 (CC BY-NC 4.0).

This journal follows the guidelines and policy of Copyright and Licensing of Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ).

Attribution-Noncommercial (CC BY-NC): Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases publishes under the Creative Commons Licence BY-NC 4.0. This allows anyone to immediately read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose as long as appropriate credit is given to the original author and it is not used for commercial purposes as stated in the CC BY-NC 4.0 licence from Creative Commons.


Conflict of Interest

An obligatory subheading, “Conflict of interest”, requires all of the authors and reviewers involved to disclose any financial and/or personal relationships with other people or organizations that can result to bias regarding their work. Financial conflicts include, for example, employment, stock ownership, consultancies, paid expert testimony, honoraria, travel grants, and patents or patent applications, all within a duration of 3 years of beginning the work that has been submitted. We aspect that the editors must also disclose conflict of interest if there is any.

Copyright Information: All authors of the manuscript must confirm that

1. This manuscript has not been submitted or published in another journal

2. They substantial contributed to the conception or design of the work; or the acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data for the work

3. They were involved in drafting the work or revising it critically for important intellectual content

4. They are giving final approval of the version to be published

5. They will be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work were appropriately investigated and resolved.

6. They will abide by the Publication and Research policies and regulations of Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases.

Financial Disclosure

All authors are supposed to disclose any relationships/activities/interests if there is any sort of funding, provision of materials, assessing writing the manuscript, article processing charges, Grants or contracts from any entity, Royalties or licenses, Consulting fees, Payment or honoraria for lectures, presentations, speakers bureaus, manuscript writing or educational events, Payment for expert testimony, Support for attending meetings and/or travel, Patents planned, issued or pending, Participation on a Data Safety Monitoring Board or Advisory Board, Leadership or fiduciary role in other board, society, committee or advocacy group, paid or unpaid, Stock or stock options, Receipt of equipment, materials, drugs, medical writing, gifts or other services or Other financial or non-financial interests.