Information Policy

The journal «Transbaikal State University Journal» is included into the list of leading peer-reviewed scientific journals and publications, in which basic scientific results of dissertations for the degree of doctor and candidate of sciences should be published.

The journal is registered by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor). Registration certificate PI № FS 77-49419 dated by April 17, 2012

«Transbaikal State University Journal» is included in the general catalogue «Press of Russia». Publishing Index – 82102.The journal is published 10 times a year. Reception of articles is conducted throughout the year.

The journal is included in the Russian Science Citation Index (e-library). The journal is registered in the International bibliographic database:

– Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory;

– VINITI RAN.

Journal Editorial Board has approved a uniform design of issues; all issues of the journal are fully and freely available on the website.

Since 2007, the application «Postgraduate» is issued together with the «Bulletin of ZabGU», in which the works of young scientists and students are published.

The Transbaikal State University Journal was published under the title «Bulletin of the Chita State University» up to the number 8 (87) 2012.

The editorial policy of the journal is based on the traditional ethical principles of Russian scientific periodicals, and is guided in its activities by the international rules of copyright protection, the provisions of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation – 70 th Civil Code “Copyright”. It is based on the ethical standards of editors and publishers, embodied in the Code of Conduct and best practice guidelines for a journal editor (Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors) and Code of Conduct for Journal Publishers ublishers), developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). The editors ask the authors to follow the rules below.

The article is provided in print and electronic versions in Russian. The electronic version must be completely identical to the printed one.

The article submitted to the journal should be a complete scientific research and contain new scientific results.

It is not allowed to send articles to the editorial board that have already been published or sent for publication into other journals. The author is responsible for the content of the article. The editors have a right to withdraw an already published article if it turns out that during the publication of the article someone’s rights or generally accepted standards of scientific ethics were violated. The editorial staff is obliged to inform the author about the fact of the article removal.

The printed version of the article is accompanied by: expert evaluation of publication possibility in the open press; review of the supervisor or a specialist in the field of study; report from the Antiplagiat system. In addition, the contact phone number and e-mail address of the author for prompt feedback are required.

The decision on publication is made by the editorial board on the basis of a review by a specialist in a given or related field.

Manuscripts and accompanying documents not accepted for publication will not be returned.

Submitting of the article to the journal’s editorial board means that the authors agree with the stated rules and agree to post the full version of the article on the Internet on the official website of the Scientific Electronic Library LIBRARY.RU, Cyberleninka and on the University website.

Guarantees

The authors submitting their works for publication in the journal “Transbaikal State University Journal” guarantee that the articles are original (they have not been published in other publications before) and are not being reviewed by the editors of other editorships. The authors confirm that their publication does not violate any of the existing copyrights.

Source of financing

If the article is prepared as a part of the research study funded by any organizations, the authors provide a link and indicate the source of funding.

Review

All articles sent to the editor are subjected to an independent internal peer review.

Articles are evaluated according to the following criteria: originality, scientific relevance, interpretation of research results, bibliographic list.

Independent reviewers receive from the editors this list of criteria according to which the work is evaluated.

In the case of the author’s disagreement with the results of the review, the work may be directed to a repeated anonymous review.

The decision to publish the work

The decision to publish an article is made at a meeting of the editorial board based on the results of an internal independent review. The editorial board reserves the right not to publish works that do not correspond to the subject of the journal and have not been reviewed.

Confidentiality

The editor-in-chief of the journal, members of the editorial council, members of the editorial board should not disclose information about the submitted manuscript.