The editorial board of the journal of scientific papers "Printing and Publishing" supports the self-archiving policy. At the same time, it is necessary to provide full bibliographic information (authors, title of the article, title of the journal, volume, issue, pages) of the original publication, as well as a reference to the article DOI (if any).
The idea of self-archiving has become widespread since the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) in 2001. Questions and answers about self-archiving. Materials for the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) ("self-archiving" means here that the researchers provide open access to their materials in the Internet). Available from: http://www.eprints.org/openaccess/self-faq/.
The definition in Wikipedia:
Self-archiving is the act of the author's depositing a free copy of an electronic documentonline in order to provide open access to it. The term usually refers to the self-archiving of peer-reviewed research journals and conference articles, as well as theses, research results and others, deposited in the author's own institutional repository or open archive for the purpose of maximizing its accessibility, usage and citation impact. Self-archiving is one of two methods for providing open access. It is sometimes called "green open access", while the other method is the publication in the open access journal which is called "gold open access".