About the journal


Aims and scope

Slovo is an interdisciplinary, postgraduate peer-reviewed academic journal, entirely managed and edited by postgraduate students at the UCL (University College London) School of Slavonic and East European Studies. It is dedicated to the study of the political, social, economic, and cultural affairs of Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, and Central Asia.

The journal is published online on a biannual basis.


Indexing

The UCL Open Access Student Journals programme works with subject specific indexers to deposit published articles in relevant repositories and search databases. Articles published in Slovo are indexed in the following:


Open access policy

All articles published in Slovo are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licence (CC-BY) 4.0 international licence agreement (read the licence here) and published open access, making them immediately and freely available to read and download. The CC-BY licence agreement allows authors to retain copyright while allowing others to copy, distribute, and make some uses of the work.

Further information regarding this can be found at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0 and licensing terms and conditions can be found in the UCL Open Access Student Journals Editorial Policy.


Peer review

Slovo operates double blind peer review, where both the reviewers and authors are anonymised during review. Authors should submit an anonymous version of the manuscript, stripped of all identifying references to the author(s) for peer review. External peer reviewers work in tandem with the Slovo Editorial Board. 

Further information regarding peer review can be found on the editorial policy pages.

 

Article publication charges (APC)

UCL Open Access Student Journals do not levy an Article-Processing Charge (APC) for submission or publication in SlovoContributors to Slovo will not be required to make an APC payment for submission or publication of their article.


Journal information

ISSN: 0954-6839

Mailing address:
FAO: Slovo journal

UCL SSEES
16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW. UK

Contact: To contact the journal Editors, please fill out the contact form here https://student-journals.ucl.ac.uk/slovo/contact
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