Pakistan Journal of Rehabilitation is an Open Access Journal. Authors are entitled to make their article publicly available according to the terms of the CC BY license.

The article and any associated published material are distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0). Under the Creative Commons Attribution License, any scholar is free to share or allowed to copy the work along with proper referencing to the original author whereas, the scholar who is adapting the work is restricted to use the statements like ‘all rights reserved’ OR any other statement which takes the work under their proprietorship. The published source must be acknowledged. For articles, a link to the journal home page or articles’ DOI and URL has been set.

Entire volumes (publisher PDF) may be uploaded to institutional universities when required after an embargo period of 0 months after publication. Authors MAY NOT self-archive their articles in public and/or commercial subject-based repositories.

The Ziauddin University is on the list of I4OA (link and I4OC ( is visible as the publisher.

As per the repository policy and as an open-access journal PJR already make abstracts openly which is available by depositing them in Crossref.