Open Access Statement

Kufa studies center journal (KSCJ) publishes open-access articles, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication. The KSCJ publisher and editor are always willing to publish corrections, clarifications, retractions, and apologies when needed. All articles published in the KSCJ are fully open access; immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles published in the KSCJ are under the terms of a Creative Commons license 4.0 (CC-By), which permits users to read, print and download, or redistribute, translate the article, download for text and data mining purposes, reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works. All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity through a trustworthy software named iThenticate to be assured about their originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by international reviewers. Benefits of open access for authors include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work without restrictions.
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints

The Journal of the Kufa Studies Center is supported and funded by the Kufa Studies Center, University of Kufa, as well as accessible through its official website: and international search engines such as Google Scholar, Crossref,  Center  for the Reference of Islamic World Sciences (ISC), Arab scientific journals (ARCIF).  ), Iraqi Academic Scientific Journals (IAJS) in addition to EBSCO,  Dimensions, LOCKSS, CLOCKSS, Internet archive  , PKP PN

OAI metadata harvesting for Kufa studies center journal (KSCJ) can be reached via the following link: ttps://