Articles can be made Open Access at the time of online publication, for a charge of 2500€. Open Access articles are free to view at the point of publication and also made available on PubMed Central. Open Access articles are subject to CC-BY 4.0.
Journal guidelines stipulate that illustrations will not be published in colour unless the cost of reproducing them is covered by the authors. The cost of publishing one page in colour in print is 1000€.
Another option available to authors is to publish figures in black and white in the paper version of the journal and in colour in the electronic version. The cost for this is 250€ for a single figure, 300€ for two figures, 350€ for three figures, 400€ for four figures etc.
Excess Page Charges
Authors are requested to meet our Journal requirements in terms of article length set out in the Instructions to Authors. Articles that do not will be sent back for modification.
If the author is unable to comply, an excess page charge of 300€ per page is applied for each page over six journal pages for Original articles and 10 journal pages for Review articles. Authors may include excess tables and figures as online Supplementary Data (see below).
Supplementary material (additional text, tables and figures) can be submitted into Supplementary Data, which is published alongside the online pdf of the article. Please note, this material should be carefully reviewed, as it will not be copyedited or proofread by IJTLD staff. There is a charge of €250 per 10 pp to host Supplementary Data.
The material should be submitted in PDF format at the time the original version of the manuscript is submitted for peer review, clearly labelled Supplementary Data. If referred to in the body text, figures/tables should be labelled as Figure S1, or Table S1 etc.