OAE is committed to protecting your personal information and respecting data protection laws around the world. The following privacy policy details what we collect and how we use your personal information.

What Information We Collect

Your visits to individual pages on our website will be tracked and recorded in web server log files, but no personally identifiable information will be saved.

OAE may offer personalized services. To make use of such, convenient services, you must register a user account with the website. During registration, we will collect personally identifiable information including but not limited to, your name, valid email address, affiliation, academic degree, position within your institution/organization, and research interests, and some of the information is required to properly set up the account.

How We Use Your Information

  • Your personal information may be used in order to:
  • Provide you with the service or subscription that you have requested;
  • Process your manuscript;
  • Administer the payment of Article Processing Charge for your manuscript;
  • Send email notifications to journals you have registered for.

Personal information will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it was collected.


We will not disclose to or share your personal information with third parties unless we are obliged to disclose personal information by law, or the disclosure is "necessary" for purposes of national security, taxation and criminal investigation, or we have your consent.

Linked Third Party Websites

OAE may link to other websites not controlled by us. Please take note that OAE is not responsible for privacy practices or services or content changes to the privacy policy of websites linked to others. We may alter our privacy policy, and any changes will be posted on this page with an updated revision date.

Last updated: April 2018