Open access policy


Veterinary Evidence has a diamond or platinum open access model. Papers are made open access as soon as they are published, and there are no article processing charges, paywalls or barriers to access for either authors or readers.

No matter where you are in the world, you have unrestricted access to the evidence published in Veterinary Evidence. You can submit to, read and share our peer-reviewed content for free and use it to enhance the quality of care you provide to animals.

Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. The content must be credited appropriately. In all cases, the requirement to link to the Veterinary Evidence website is designed to protect the integrity and authenticity of the scientific record.


All content published in the Veterinary Evidence journal is licenced under a CC-BY licence.

CC BY 4.0: This license allows others to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format. Remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.


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