Repository: Cryptology ePrint Archive

Full Name: Cryptology ePrint Archive
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Description: The Cryptology ePrint Archive provides rapid access to recent research in cryptology. Papers have been placed here by the authors and did not undergo any refereeing process other than verifying that the work seems to be within the scope of cryptology and meets some minimal acceptance criteria and publishing conditions.
Accepted Content Types: Reports and Working Papers, Preprints
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Contact: [email protected]
Disciplinary Scope: Cryptology, Computer Science , Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: Cryptology, archive
Launch Date: 2000
Platform: Eprints
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 16 700
Repository Type: Disciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 7/20/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Funding: Internal funding
Objectives: The International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR) is a non-profit scientific organization whose purpose is to further research in cryptology and related fields.
Countries: <a href="">United States</a>
Owner Full Name: The International Association for Cryptologic Research
Owner Short Name: IACR
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Ownership Type: Scientific Organisation
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User Committees: No user committee, but governed by the IACR through its Board of Directors..
Access to Content: Anyone may access full items free of charge
Access to Metadata: Anyone may access the metadata free of charge
Account Creation: No user account needed.
Backups: Yes
Functional Description: No
Interoperability: No
Metadata Formats: No
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Author(s), Keywords, Date, Contact Author, Available format(s), Version, Short URL
Method for Reuse of Metadata: Free
Open Source: Yes
Permission for Re-use of Metadata: None
Persistence of Content:
Preservation Policy: Yes
Function Service Details
Bibliographic References Management Local function Yes : PDF and BibTeX Citation
Metrics DBLP
Academic Applicant Only?: Yes
Accepted Content Formats: PDF
Accepted Content Languages: English
Accepted Content Level: Research only
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Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Author PID: No
Availability of Associated Content:
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: CC BY-NC (creative commons attribution-noncommercial) license
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Email administrator
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Yes, manual process by the editors.
Moderation: Beforehand : relevance to the scope of the repository is checked
Peer Review Status Indication: No
Persistent Identifier: Short URL
Remaining Indrawn Item: Withdrawn items are not deleted but are removed from public view
Text Embargo: No, only if the publisher imposes an embargo period
Time from Submission to Posting: Some days.
Versioning Policy: If necessary, an updated version may be deposited, and history is kept
Who can Deposit?: Accredited Community Members only
Withdrawal Authorisation: Items may be removed by the platform at the request of the author/copyright holder
Withdrawal Policy: Yes. If the repository receives proof of copyright violation, the relevant item will be removed immediately.