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Peer Review and Quality Control

All WIT Press Journal submissions are single-blind peer-reviewed by two well-qualified academics from reputable institutions and paper assignments are made to avoid any conflict of interest.  All papers are subject to editorial control.

In order to be acceptable for publication submissions must make a new contribution to the scientific community.

All WIT Press journal submissions are processed through Crossref Similarity Check (iThenticate) to screen for plagiarism.

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Article Publishing Charges

Please refer to the individual journal pages for further details -  Journal List

Types of Contributions

Original papers; review articles; short communications; reports of conferences and meetings; book reviews; letters to the editor and selected bibliography. Papers essentially of an advertising nature will not be accepted. 

Submission Process

Authors interested in submitting a paper are requested to:

  1. Follow the journal author instructions, template and example pages provided below.

  2. Complete the Open Access Publishing Agreement or specify the desire to publish under the CC BY 4.0 Creative Commons license.

    • Open Access Publishing Agreement
      Our policy requires that prior to publication all authors or their employers must sign the WIT Press Open Access Publishing Agreement (OAPA), unless publishing under the CC BY 4.0 license.
    • Creative Commons License (Attribution 4.0 International - CC BY 4.0)
      This version of the licence allows users to copy, distribute and transmit an article, and adapt the article as long as the author is attributed. The CC BY license permits commercial and non-commercial reuse.

      With CC BY 4.0 the author grants to WIT Press a non-exclusive license of all rights of copyright, including but not limited to the right to publish, republish, transmit, sell, distribute and otherwise use the Contribution in whole or in part.
      • CC BY 4.0 – Please declare your wish to publish under this license upon submitting the manuscript.
  3. Paper Submission by Email

    • Once you have followed the guidelines detailed above please submit your paper by email to journals@witpress.com.

      By submitting a paper, we understand that you are agreeable to receiving further information from the WIT Press and the Wessex Institute. We will not disclose this information to third parties. Privacy Policy

If you have any questions or wish to contact the editors please use the details below:

WIT Press Journals
WIT Press, Ashurst Lodge, Southampton
SO40 7AA, UK
Tel: (0) 238 029 3223
Fax: (0) 238 029 2853
Email: journals@witpress.com