In August 2005 Nebula was included in the Directory of Open Access Journals, African Nebula will begin listing in late 2010. Nebula and African Nebula honour the DOAJ's definition of "Open Access" which provides readers with a) unlimited access to articles available at no charge to them when accessed through the Nebula website and b) allows the readers to circulate the articles by printing, photocopying or storing them in a mechanical retrieval system (e.g. computer) .
Articles published in Nebula remain the copyright of their authors who also authorise Nebula to distribute their work on their behalf .The authors give Nebula full permission to authorise indexing databases and their partners to reproduce their work in part or in full, in any format, without prior permission from the author. Nebula is also archived bi-annually, and for perpetuity, by PANDORA at the National Library of Australia. Nebula content is actively indexed in the MLA electronic bibliographic database as well as other global indexing databases.
Nebula reserves the right to cease provision of hosting-space for any article, should any acts of academic dishonesty come to our attention after the event of the article's publication.
On average, 33% of all submissions made to this journal per year are accepted for publication.
We reserve the right to alter or update these policies and action them without prior notice.