Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

BRAJIS publishes original manuscripts related to Information Science and related areas, such as Library Science, Archival Science, Museology and the like.

Articles must be written in proper English, Portuguese or Spanish.

We cannot publish papers with poor writing, misspellings, and/or grammar mistakes.

Only occasional and minor mistakes are allowed. Authors are responsible for the translation, style correction and costs.

 

Section Policies

Editorial

Publishers comments about content of a determined number of the BJIS.

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Papers

Objective informs the results of an original research that still was not published in another vehicle of communication - 15 to 25 pages, including references, tables and graphic

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

The BJIS publishes book reviews of recently published of Information Science area. 03 to 05 pages.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts must be submitted through the system. Editors cannot receive manuscripts by email or submit manuscripts on behalf of the authors

Manuscripts are peer reviewed in a "double blind peer review" process. At least two reviewers must accept the paper to be considered for publication.

Manuscripts can be returned to the authors for in case the reviewers suggest revisions.

The author will be notified when a paper is received and, also, when is accepted or rejected for publication.

BRAJIS holds the right of correcting and altering grammatical, orthographic, and normative aspects, always respecting the style of the authors. The final version of the paper will not necessarily be sent to the authors.

Submitting and having accepted a paper in BRAJIS means that the authors give full rights to the journal for publication. The moral rights (attribution, etc.) and their responsibilities remain of the author though.

 

Publication Frequency

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends - ISSN 1981-1640 - DOI 10.5016 - Qualis Capes - Applied Social Sciences I: B1 - is a magazine half yearly, published by the PostGraduate Program in Information Science of UNESP/ Marilia.

 

Open Access Policy

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends is available online for free.

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends does not have article processing charges (APCs).

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends does not have article submission charges.

 

About BRAJIS

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends (BRAJIS) - ISSN 1981-1640 - DOI 10.5016/1981-1640 - is published by the Graduate Program in Information Science - UNESP/ Marilia.

The Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends (BRAJIS), began publication with v.0, n.0, June / December 2006.

The journal publishes research papers, review articles, and communications related to Information Science.

Manuscripts can be written in Portuguese, English, or Spanish.

BRAJIS is a peer reviewed journal following a blind review process.

BRAJIS is an open access journal. BRAJIS does not have article processing charges (APCs). BRAJIS does not have article submission charges.

 

Cataloguing data

Brazilian Journal of Information Science: Research Trends (BRAJIS)
Edited by PostGraduate Program in Information Science from the Universidade Estadual Paulista "Júlio de Mesquita Filho" (Unesp). - V.0, n.0 (2006) - Marília (SP): FFC / Unesp, 2006. - Frequency: half-yearly
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
ISSN 1981-1640
DOI 10.5016/1981-1640

1. Information Science - Periodicals. I. Universidade Estadual Paulista (Unesp). Faculty of Philosophy and Science. II. Title.