Article types on BigSurf.info
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All articles on BigSurf.info marked with this sign are copyrighted by the person who submitted the article to BigSurf.info, unless otherwise noted.
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Free and Re-Printable Content
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- Articles must be published "as is" (unedited).
- Articles must be published with the hyperlink to the Author Details page and copyright information included.
- Whenever possible, authors should be notified of intent to publish.
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We encourage publishers to use BigSurf.info as a free content resource whenever it's possible. However, if you use the content we provide on a regular basis, a link to our site would be appreciated.
Copyright and Violations
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