Abbreviated Title: EJSD
First Published: 1 Feb 2012
Language: English, Italian
The European Journal of Sustainable Development is currently being published in one volume per year of three issues in the months of Febbruary, June and October along with the Online version.
30 December for the Febbruary issue
30 April for the June issue
30 July for the October issue
Manuscripts may be submitted electronically directly to:
Submitted manuscripts must not have been published previously, moreover submission to the journal will be deemed to imply that the manuscript will not be submitted elsewhere if accepted.
The language of the manuscript should be English or Italian. A research article should comprise of the title, authors, affiliation of authors, a sufficiently informative abstract of about 150 words(English only), Keywords, and Introduction of the paper. `End of proof' should be indicated by a halmos. References at the end of the manuscript should be arranged alphabetically; citation of reference in the text should be indicated by bracketed numbers, i.e., .
Editorial decisions on acceptance or otherwise will be taken normally within 4-5 weeks of receipt of a paper.
The corresponding author will receive galley proofs, which should be corrected and returned within 48 hours of receipt.
Authors must retain a copy of every contribution, as these will not be sent along with the proofs to be corrected by the authors.
The EJSD Journal will judge any plagiarism policy on its own merits. If plagiarism is detected either by the editors, peer reviewers or editorial staff at any stage of the publication the author/s will be requested to rewrite the text or quote exactly and to cite the original source. If the plagiarism is extensive, that is, if at least 25% of the original submission is plagiarism - the article may be rejected.
Responsibility of the contents rests upon the authors and not upon the publisher.
We strongly encourage authors to submit manuscripts that are under 20 pages / 10,000 words including everything (except detailed data descriptions and experimental instructions). While we understand some papers must be longer, if a paper (except for data and instructions) is longer than the aforementioned length it may be rejected without review.
A possible example can be found at the following link: http://ojs.ecsdev.org/index.php/ejsd/article/view/71/65
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Please use the following rule of text for your manuscript:
References: All references given in the References section must correspond to citations in the text. Please double check this before submitting a manuscript. Use initials for first and middle names. Give the names of all the authors. For date of publication, only provide the year unless it is a newspaper article, in which case provide the complete date. List references alphabetically by first author.
Sequence of the Article: In summary, the mandatory sequence of material in the paper should be title, author names, author affiliations, abstract, Keywords, body of the paper, acknowledgements (if any), references, appendices (if any).
Submission Fee: The European Journal of Sustainable Development does not apply any article submission Fee.
Processing Fee: The Article Processing Charge for publication in the European Journal of Sustainable Development is EUR 400. The Journal fee as stated above applies on each accepted manuscript including shipping of one original hard copy to the corresponding author. For more copies of the journal please contact the editor. Authors are not required to pay at the moment of submission. If the paper will be accepted, the Authors will be guided through the payment procedure.
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.