About the Journal

Peer Review Process

All submissions will be screened by editors and double-blind peer-reviewed by two anonymous reviewers.

Publication Frequency

The journal Linguistica is published one issue per year.

Open Access Policy

This is a diamond open-access journal which means that all content is freely available online without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. The journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public promotes a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Article Processing Charges

The journal Linguistica does not charge authors or any third party for publication. Both submission and processing of manuscripts, and publication of articles are free of charge. There are no fees for publishing materials. There are no: "article processing charges" (APCs), "article submission charges", "membership fees" or "language editing fees". We do not charge authors for having colour photos or extra pages in their articles. There are no hidden costs whatsoever.

Abstracting and Indexing

The articles of Linguistica are indexed/reviewed in the following databases/resources:

  • Scopus
  • DOAJ
  • BL Bibliographie Linguistique
  • Francis
  • Internationale Bibliographie der Zeitschriftenliteratur
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • COBISS.si
  • dLib.si
  • CNKI

Sources of Support

The journal Linguistica is supported by:

Journal History

The first issue of the journal Linguistica came out in 1955 as a supplement to Slavistična revija, Journal for Linguistics and Literary Studies. Since 1958 Linguistica has been published as an independent journal, covering a broad spectrum of investigations into linguistics.

The journal encourages research into Romanic, Slavic, and Germanic languages.