Rights and Permissions

Please note that it is Wolters Kluwer’s policy not to allow posting of your article in pdf format on social site networks.

All Advances in Nursing Science authors must use RightsLink® to apply for permissions when reusing their own content. The following reuse is free of charge (non-commercial / non-for-profit purposes):

Images/figures (1 figure, 1 abstract or 1 excerpt)

  1. Re-publication in other journals / books with another STM Publisher (Elsevier, Nature, BMJ, Springer etc.) or non-STM publisher
  2. Reuse in a presentation at a conference or seminar in an electronic format
  3. Reuse in a newsletter for academic purposes if the number of copies does not exceed 100 (print and electronic format)
  4. Photocopies - up to 100 copies

Full-text article

  1. Translated and republished in other journals (English language publications will be considered as duplications and therefore will not be permitted)
  2. Reuse in a presentation at a conference or seminar (print and electronic format)
  3. Reuse in classroom material if the number of students per course does not exceed 100 (print and electronic format)
  4. Photocopies - up to 100 copies (print and online format)
  5. Posting on institution’s repositories or personal blog: please see the terms in your Copyright Transfer Agreement which you have signed at the time of submission
  6. Reuse in a dissertation/ thesis- without modification. If you want to post your dissertation/ thesis to your institutional repository please see point 5 here above

Please see the table below, which indicates what you can or can’t do when requesting to share your article.

Pre-print

The accepted author manuscript after peer-review

Published journal article in pdf document

For classroom teaching purposes

Yes

Yes

At a conference

Yes

Yes

By email

Yes

Yes

On my institutional repository

Yes

No

Please add the link to the article on the Journal’s website

On a personal blog or website

Yes

No

Please add the link to the article on the Journal’s website

On social media sites and social sites networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in

No

Please add the link to the article on the Journal’s website

No

Please add the link to the article on the Journal’s website