Online publication provides access to scientific content on a global scale. This has led to calls from the academic community for research to be made freely available online immediately upon publication, without the barrier of paid subscription access. JBMS is an open-access journal allowing complete access to the article content immediately after publication, with CC BY NC rights for the users (Libre Open Access). Details about the open-access fee are mentioned below. The gold open access provided by JBMS helps increase the readability of the articles and their usage; encourages public engagement; and ensures the faster impact of the work of the authors on the research progress, worldwide.