Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The CHIRONOMUS Journal of Chironomidae Research is devoted to publishing peer-reviewed research articles related to all aspects of chironomid research. The journal also serves as an updated news bulletin for the Chironomidae research community. The journal has one issue per year, but articles are published online continuously after they are accepted. The journal is open access, and can be downloaded freely from this website. All research articles submitted to CHIRONOMUS Current Reseach section are subject to peer-review. There are no page charges for manuscripts accepted for publication.

 

Section Policies

Whole issue

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Editorial

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Current Research

This section contains reserach articles providing novel knowledge in all areas of chironomidology. All contributions will be peer reviewed by two anonymous experts in the field.

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News for the Chironomidae Community

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Short Communication

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In memoriam

Obituaries and acknoledgements

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Peer Review Process

Research articles for the CHIRONOMUS Journal of Chironomidae Research are subjected to peer-review by two experts in the appropriate field of research.

Contributions for other sections in the newsletter are not subjected to peer-review, but authors may be asked to rewrite the text and/or supply additional figures by the editors.

 

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.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...