In order to meet the highest ethical and scientific publishing standards and to counteract unfair practices, the Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences acts on the basis of the principles developed by the international organization, the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), as well as the principles of the Scientific Employee Ethics Code, developed by the Ethics in Science Committee, operating at the Polish Academy of Sciences. This document sets out the obligations and rules for publishers, authors and reviewers.


Detailed information on the publishing ethics of individual IG PAS publications is available at the following links:

- Acta Geophysica and GeoPlanet: Earth and Planetary Sciences:;

- Publications of the Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences:,19,en.html.