The journals of the Lupine publishers do not receive payments from subscription as they are available open access without any restriction. A peer-reviewed, edited, and formatted manuscript which is ready for publication made available open access and print-enabled version requires processing charges. We are stand-alone organization and do not receive any funding from any institution/government. Thus, we request author bear the processing charges and these fees paid by the authors cover the cost of journal production like, web hosting, CMS, database, online repository, archiving, peer review, editing, open access publication, and modest publication fees borne by the authors. The charges meet the expenses of our employees, salaries, internet services, electricity etc.
The APC’s for various articles are very reliable and nominal, which are as follows:
|Country||Others||Opinion (OP)||Short Communication (SC)||Mini Review (MRW)||Review (RW)||Case Report (CR)||Research (RA)|
|High Income Countries||$419||$749||$814||$916||$1080||$1224||$1599|
|Middle Income Countries||$499||$612||$764||$811||$999||$1114||$1349|
|Low Income countries||$399||$411||$565||$662||$729||$864||$1080|
If any author wants to withdraw their article submitted to our Lupine Publishers, it must be done within one week from the date of submission with a proper letter indicating the reason to withdraw from the concerned journal. If the withdrawal request is received after the deadline i.e, after one week of submission the author must bear the 25% of the original article processing charges.
Also, the refund requests of published articles must be received within 10 business days of the Processing fee paid for a refund to be considered by the financial team with a proper reason in a mail format.
If an author submits a withdrawal request after the 10 business days of payment, only 50% of the amount will be refunded in order to cover the Article Publication costs like, PDF and DOI charges.
These policies of Lupine Publishers is in place to protect and maintain the publication ethics between genuine authors and the publishing group holding the open access journals.
For any queries regarding manuscript withdrawal and refund policy, contact us the Editorial office: click here