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The copyright of all published articles by the Journal of Korea Art & Archaeology (JKAA) is owned by the National Museum of Korea, and the copyrights of the original images in the articles are different owners. However, some articles published in the past are not owned by National Museum of Korea. Details of the copyright are set out in the 'Open Access Scope'.
The corresponding author should agree to the copyright transfer during the submission process. The Editorial Board acknowledges the co-authors also accept the copyright transfer per the acceptance by the corresponding author, who has a responsibility of submitting the copyright transfer agreement to the publisher.


Creative Commons License

The articles of the JKAA are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). This license allows re-users to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the materials in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator(s). The license allows for commercial use.

Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Under the following terms

You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made.
You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
No additional restrictions 
You may not apply legal terms or  technological measuresthat legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.

Korea Open Government License

Also, the articles of the JKAA are licensed under a Korea Open Government License (KOGL) Type 1. According to the KOGL, users can make use of public works freely and without fees regardless of its commercial use, and can change or modify to create secondary works when users comply with the terms provided as follows:


Source Indication Liability
Users who use public works shall indicate source or copyright as follows: “000(public institution's name)'s public work is used according to KOGL”
The link shall be provided when online hyperlink for the source website is available.
Marking shall not be used to misguide the third party that the user is sponsored by public institution or user has a special relationship with public institutions.
Use Prohibited Information
Personal information that is protected by Personal Information Protection Act, Promotion for Information Network Use and Information Protection Act, etc.
Credit information protected by the Use and Protection of Credit Information Act, etc.
Military secrets protected by Military Secret Protection Act, etc. Information that is the object of other rights such as trademark right, design right, design right or patent right, etc., or that is owned by third party's copyright
Other information that is use prohibited information according to other laws.
Public Institution's Liability Exemption
Public institution does not guarantee the accuracy or continued service of public works.
Public institution and its employees do not have any liability for any kind of damage or disadvantage that may arise by using public works.
Effect of Use Term Violation
The use permission is automatically terminated when user violates any of the KOGL's Use Terms, and the user shall immediately stop using public works.
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