Order of consideration
«Science Evolution» journal is published in printed and electronic version.
The journal publishes articles, review articles, reports, reviews, brief scientific reports (letters to the editorial office).
Materials of article should be given in printed and electronic version. File can be e-mailed to the editorial office at firstname.lastname@example.org and printed version to the editorial office. A printed copy of the article must be identical to its soft version. The author should sign the article. A collective paper should be signed by all authors. In case of discrepancies between them the editor gives preferences to the electronic version of the manuscript.
A manuscript coming to the «Science Evolution» editorial office is considered as matching the journal specialization and formatting requirements by the person responsible for the issuing. The manuscript is registered and receipt is confirmed within 10 days after its arrival.
Manuscripts submitted for publication should meet the requirements of the journal for the article formatting. The editorial board does not consider the manuscripts presented with violation of the aforementioned rules.
Manuscripts submitted to the editorial board are checked for borrowings from open sources (plagiarism). The check is carried out through the Internet resources – www.antiplagiat.ru. The degree of originality has to be 81% or higher.
The manuscript then goes to the scientific consultant who evaluates validity of data, authenticity, grounds of factual evidence, its completeness and representativeness, its composition, logics, and stylistic quality, realization of the goal of the research.
The content submitted for publication undergoes reviewing.
The journal only publishes the manuscripts recommended by the reviewers.
The author of the rejected article is sent a motivated refusal by the official responsible for issuing. The reviewer's name may be reported to the author provided that the former gives consent to it.
The term for the article consideration should not exceed three months from the date of starting the reviewing process.
The editorial board does not keep rejected articles. Accepted manuscripts are not returned. The manuscripts with negative reviews are not published and not returned to the author, either.
As a rule, manuscripts are published in order of their submission to the editorial board. In exceptional cases the latter has the right to change the order of priority for the articles.
If the editorial board do not share the author’s outlooks completely they may give a foot-note remark on this point. Manuscripts published with the purpose of discussion may be supplied with corresponding remarks.
The authors assume responsibility for authenticity of the information presented in the article. It should be original and should not be published before or submitted to other publishing organizations.
The editorial board is not responsible for falsity of the articles’ data. Any violations of the copyright are prosecuted by law. Reprinting of the journal’s materials is only allowed upon agreement with the editorial board. Written consent of the editorial board for reprinting and references to the journal «Science Evolution» for citing is compulsory.
The authors are not expected to pay fees for publication, to be given the reward or free copies of the Journal.