Copyright Policy

Open Access Statement


Copyrights to articles are held by AZJCVS Press upon acceptance of the articles for publication.

However, users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author as long as they properly cite the biographical information of the articles.


Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) is fully open access journals, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. Benefits of open access for authors include:



  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints



Azerbaijan Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (AZJCVS) applies the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) license to works we publish. Based on this license, we developed to facilitate open access, free immediate access to, and unrestricted reuse of, original works of all types of our production under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License: (BY 4.0).
Under this license, authors agree to make articles legally available for reuse, with some permission or fees (based on BY-NC 4), for virtually any purpose. Anyone may copy, distribute, or reuse these articles for non-commercial usages, as long as the author and original source are properly cited.