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The author must indicate in a letter that the work is original, that hasn’t been published or submitted to publication in any other journal, except as a summary or part of a conference, opinion or thesis; and it is not being edited by another scientific journal. They must transfer the publishing rights to Mesoamerican Agronomy, becoming liable for the content of their work and indicate it was authorized by other co-writers.
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2. The authors may take other non-exclusive distribution license agreements version of the published work (for example institutional Telematic put it in a file or publish it in a monograph) provided the initial release indicated in this journal.
It allows and encourages authors to disseminate their work on Internet (for example institutional telematic files or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, which can produce interesting exchanges and increase appointments of the published work. (See The Effect of Open Access).