Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Encourage and publish research and studies in the fields of physical geography; human geography; spatial analysis, such as cartography, GIS, RS and GPS; geophysics, geochemistry, mineralogy, petrology, volcanology, sedimentology, paleontology, hydrology, glaciology, tectonics, geomorphology, environmental geology, engineering geology, geological hazards, atmospheric and marine science, planetary sciences.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.

 

Publication Frequency

2016 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2015 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2014 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2013 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2012 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2011 Annual, published in September

2010 Annual, published in September

2009 Semiannual, published in May and November

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Index/List/Archive

Bibiography and Index of Geology
EBSCOhost
GeoRef
Google Scholar
LOCKSS
NewJour
Open J-Gate
PKP Open Archives Harvester
ProQuest
SHERPA/RoMEO
Standard Periokical Directory
Ulrich's
Universe Digital Library
WorldCat

 

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