CrossMark Policy Statement

The CrossMark initiative, led by CrossRef, offers a standardized method for readers to locate the authoritative version of published content, including articles. By implementing the CrossMark button, Roots Press maintains the accuracy of its published materials and to promptly inform readers of any updates or changes.

The CrossMark button enables readers to easily access the current status of the published papers, including corrections, retractions, or updates.

For further details on CrossMark, please visit the dedicated CrossMark site.

Roots Press will apply the CrossMark button to its current and forthcoming journal content, limited to specific publication types.

Correction and Retraction Policies
Roots Press is dedicated to upholding the integrity of scholarly literature and adheres to strict policies regarding corrections, expressions of concern, or retractions, following the guidelines outlined by COPE. In each case, notices of such actions are linked directly to the original article.

For more information on our journal policies and publication ethics, please refer to the "About" section of the journal.

Details regarding COPE's Correction Retraction Guidelines can be found here: Correction Guidelines, Retraction Guidelines.