Permission to reprint

The copyright of the papers published in the journals and proceedings issued by our Society belongs to the Japanese Society for Food Science and Technology (JSFST). The transfer of the copyright is done by the "Copyright Transfer Form" after the decision to publish the paper. The paper may not be reproduced or reprinted in whole or in part without the permission of the Japanese Society for Food Science and Technology. This is also the true for publishing on the Internet.

1   Permission to Reprint JSFST Publications
The copyrights of all academic journals and other publications (including electronic media such as CD-ROMs) edited and published by our Society belong to JSFST. If you want to reprint all or part of these publications, you need to apply for permission to reprint them to our society. In addition, if the purpose of use is for commercial purposes, there may be a fee. To apply, please download the form prescribed by JSFST and send it by e-mail. However, anyone can use our publications freely without permission if they has been posted for more than 50 years.

2 Reprint in JSFST publications
If you wish to reproduce a part of a third party's work in JSFST publications, you must obtain the permission of the primary copyright holder.

【Conditions of Reprint】
(1)    The source must be clearly stated.
(2)    The license fee must be paid to JSFST (free of charge for academic purposes). Please refer to the following reprint use classification.

【How to apply】
 Please download the file for the reprinting permission form.
(1)    Please download the above file, fill in the necessary information, and send the PDF file to the JSFST secretariat (info@jsfst.or.jp) as an email attachment.
(2)    Please attach the proofreading paper of the manuscript to which you are reprinting, if possible.

【Classification of reprint use and license fee】
(1)    There are three categories: ①Academic (academic papers, textbooks, etc.), ②Quasi-academic (close to academic), ③Commercial (printed materials, electronic media, etc., which are clearly intended for profit-making activities)
(2)    The application will be reviewed by a Judging Committee based on the application documents. The Committee will meet once a month in principle. Applications received by the 20th of each month will be considered for review for that month. Please note that in the case of commercial use, we may not be able to permit reprinting due to a review.

If the purpose of use is judged to be; ①Academic, it will be free of charge. ②Quasi-academic, the fee will be charged as shown in Table 1 below. ③Commercial, the fee will be charged as shown in Table 2 below. If there is a charge, please pay the license fee within the invoice period (please bear the payment fee). After payment is confirmed, we will send you a reprinting permission form.

Table1  Licensing fees for quasi-academic use

Subject to reprinting Circulation and media Figures or Tables only Full text (with some excerpts)
Printed matter < 5,000 copies 20 US $ per figure or table 50 US $  per report
> 5,000 copies 50 US $ per figure or table 100 US $  per report
WEB and electronic media* Posted on the WEB, Leaflets, Tablet-type information, etc. 50 US $ per figure or table 100 US $  per report

* The period for posting on the website is one year (renewal applications must be submitted every year).
 If you have more than one media to reprint to, please submit an application form for each media.
 If there is more than one media to reprint to, you will be charged for each media.

Table1  Licensing fees for commercial use

Subject to reprinting Circulation and media Figures or Tables only Full text (with some excerpts)
Printed matter < 5,000 copies 100 US $ per figure or table 200 US $  per report
  > 5,000 copies 200 US $ per figure or table 400 US $  per report
WEB and electronic media* Posted on the WEB, Leaflets, Tablet-type information, etc. 250 US $ per figure or table 500 US $  per report

* The period for posting on the website is one year (renewal applications must be submitted every year).
 If you have more than one media to reprint to, please submit an application form for each media.
 If there is more than one media to reprint to, you will be charged for each media.

Disclaimer: 
The JSFST does not guarantee the accuracy of the content of the licensed printed materials, web or electronic media. Regardless of the reason, the JSFST shall not be held liable for any damage or loss arising from the content of the printed materials, web or electronic media.

Application form for reprinting permission