Policies and Permissions

Here you can learn about the rules and principles governing SEG Publications including Ethical Guidelines, Open Access, and Permissions.


SEG's Ethical Guidelines derive from a desire to maximize benefits to society through knowledge sharing between individuals.

Open Access

SEG provides authors a variety of open-access publishing options, including some "green" and "gold" open-access options.


Data Policy

SEG supports the open accessibility, discoverability, and preservation of scientific data to advance geoscience research and benefit industry, academia, and the public.



SEG is committed to providing mechanisms for those who seek to reuse or republish material from SEG publications.



SEG is committed to protecting the privacy of its constituents, members, customers, and subscribers.


Subscribers who have not received their SEG print publications can submit a claim to SEG Community Engagement.


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