AN IMPRESSIVE COLLECTION OF SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS IN THE FIELD OF
SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
LUMEN Scientific Publishing House offers its readers a collection of 17 scientific journals, in which articles with unidisciplinary, multidisciplinary, pluridisciplinary and transdisciplinary nature can be published, collection which due to the number of journals, the research fields covered, the national and international representations, both of the authors of published papers, as well as of the research institutions to which they are affiliated, was described as the most comprehensive and complex collection of scientific journals of a Romanian publishing house.
The LUMEN scientific journals are indexed in the most famous international databases, and due to this exposure, which successfully complements the quality of the published works, they are frequently mentioned in scientific papers locally and abroad, in the following fields: legal sciences, social sciences, multidimensional education, philosophy, political science, European studies, economics, administrative science, public administration, sociology, psychology, economic sciences, social psychology, medical sciences, biology, mediation and social welfare, social media, science and engineering.
To manage and publish its scientific journals, LUMEN Scientific Publishing House uses Open Journal Systems 188.8.131.52, which is an open source software developed, supported and distributed by the Public Knowledge Project under the GNU General Public License.
All LUMEN journals are open access, peer reviewed international journals.
POSTMODERN OPENINGS – The journal aims to promote academic excellence in the social sciences and humanities regarding postmodernism and postmodernity in the context of globalization. The journal has an interdisciplinary orientation, promoting research fields such as: cultural studies, philosophy, culture and contemporary philosophy, philosophy of language, semiotics and sociology of culture, ethics.
Covered in | Web of Science (WOS) – Clarivate Analytics (former Thomson Reuters); EBSCO; Index Copernicus; CEEOL; Ulrich ProQuest; Cabell, Journalseek; Scipio; Philpapers; SHERPA/RoMEO repositories; KVK; WorldCat; CrossRef; J-GATE; Ideas RePeC; Econpapers; Socionet; Google Scholar
REVISTA ROMANEASCĂ PENTRU EDUCATIE MULTIDIMENSIONALA (ROMANIAN JOURNAL FOR MULTIDIMENSIONAL EDUCATION) – The journal aims to promote academic excellence in scientific education, as part of the social sciences. The journal has a multidisciplinary nature, being oriented towards works that present a special educational dimension in the following social and humanistic fields: pedagogy and the science of education, cultural and multicultural education, social pedagogy, teaching methods, adult education and training, theories of education.
Covered in | Web of Science (WOS); EBSCO; ERIH+; Google Scholar; Index Copernicus; Ideas RePeC; Econpapers; Socionet; CEEOL; Ulrich ProQuest; Cabell, Journalseek; Scipio; Philpapers; SHERPA/RoMEO repositories; KVK; WorldCat; CrossRef; J-GATE
BRAIN – BROAD RESEARCH IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND NEUROSCIENCE – The main topics of interest for the journal are related to: medical sciences (neuroscience, neuroimaging, neuroinhancement, forensic medicine, neurology, forensic psychiatry), medical anthropology, genome sequencing and genomic studies (using computers and/or artificial intelligence in genomic studies), neuropathology, brain pathology, medical ethics and bioethics, neurosurgery, emergency medicine, evolutionary biology, embriology, anatomopathology, psychology, computer sciences (especially related to medicine), artificial intelligence and computing in medicine, philosophy of mind and related, neuroethics, philosophy of artificial intelligence, ethics of emerging technologies, game theory, decision theory, transhumanism, information society (sociological and economical approach).
Covered in | Web of Science (WOS); Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ); EBSCO (EBSCO Open, Access Computer Science, EBSCO Open Access Journals, EBSCO Open Access Medical and Health Collection); PubMed.gov; IndexCopernicus; The Linguist List; Google Academic; Ulrichs; getCITED; Genamics JournalSeek; Zeitschriftendatenbank (ZDB); J-Gate; SHERPA/RoMEO; Dayang Journal System; Public Knowledge Project; BIUM (Bibliotheque interuniversitaire de medecine et d’odontologie); NewJour; ArticleReach Direct; Link+; CSB (Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies); CiteSeerX; Socolar; KVK; WorldCat; CrossRef; Ideas RePeC; Econpapers; Socionet
LOGOS, UNIVERSALITY, MENTALITY, EDUCATION, NOVELTY: SOCIAL SCIENCES – The journal addresses the academic community around the world and publishes theoretical and research papers covering topics from the field of social sciences: sociology, anthropology, culture and life, applied philosophy, psychology, communication studies, communication theories, journalism, journalistic communication, business environment, education theory, educational policies, early education, pre-higher education, higher education, adult education, educational psychology, educational management, teacher education, counseling and educational career, economics.
Covered in | ERIH PLUS, CEEOL, J- GATE, CrossRef, CrossCheck, Google Scholar, Ideas RePeC, Econpapers, Socionet, KVK, WorldCat.
LOGOS, UNIVERSALITY, MENTALITY, EDUCATION, NOVELTY: PHILOSOPHY AND HUMANISTIC SCIENCES – The journal aims to promote academic excellence in the field of humanities, in the area of interest of the following fields of research: philosophy, cultural studies, history, religious studies, art, religion and architecture, art culture, language philosophy, semiotics and sociology of culture, linguistics, literature, ethics.
Covered in | ERIH PLUS, CEEOL, CrossRef, CrossCheck, J-Gate, Google Scholar, Ideas RePeC, Econpapers, Socionet, KVK, WorldCat.
LOGOS, UNIVERSALITY, MENTALITY, EDUCATION, NOVELTY: POLITICAL SCIENCES AND EUROPEAN STUDIES – The mission of the journal is to be a catalyst for the debate on political behavior and organization, political philosophy, social political movements, European studies, public policies, political discourse, political analysis, electoral process and elections, political doctrines, political communication, marketing and other related topics.
Covered in | ERIH PLUS, HeinOnline, CEEOL, CrossRef, CrossCheck, J-GATE, WorldCat, KVK, Google Scholar, Ideas RePeC, Econpapers, Socionet.
LOGOS, UNIVERSALITY, MENTALITY, EDUCATION, NOVELTY: ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES – The journal has a multidisciplinary orientation, publishing theoretical and research papers covering topics as follows: economy, administrative law, public administration practice, social and political institutions, public health, business performance management, communications management, information technology management, human resources management, market research, strengths based on management, stress management, supply change management, human resource migration, intellectual capital and other related topics.
Covered in | CEEOL, CrossRef, CrossCheck, Google Scholar, Ideas RePeC, Econpapers, Socionet, KVK, WorldCat.
LOGOS, UNIVERSALITY, MENTALITY, EDUCATION, NOVELTY: LAW -The journal has a multidisciplinary orientation and publishes theoretical and research papers covering topics from the field of law: public law (criminal law, criminal procedural law, constitutional law, administrative law, financial law, banking law, public international law), private law (civil law, civil procedure law, commercial law, labor law, family law, intellectual property law, private international law, international trade law).
Covered in | ERIH PLUS, HeinOnline, CEEOL, CrossRef, CrossCheck, J-GATE, Google Scholar, Ideas RePeC, Econpapers, Socionet, KVK, WorldCat.
MOLDAVIAN JOURNAL FOR EDUCATION AND SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY – The journal publishes articles that address theories and studies related to educational and social psychology and addresses the psychology, sociology and education disciplines, from a theoretical and research perspective, to create a better understanding of human behavior in all the fields of education.
Covered in | CrossRef; RePEc; CEEOL; KVK; WorldCat; Google Scholar.
EASTERN EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL HUMANITIES AND BIOETHICS – The purpose of the journal is to encourage high academic standard, to amplify professional and public discussions on topics of socio-human sciences in the fields of medical, anthropology, cultural studies related to health, the human body, bioethics and public health. The journal encourages the development of the pedagogical approach of each of the main topics. The journal also encourages papers that address the journal’s field of interest from the perspective of the perceived importance of the field and the challenges given by the social construction of the medical profession and the caregiving professions.
Covered in | CrossRef; RePEc; CEEOL; KVK; WorldCat; Google Scholar.
JOURNAL OF MEDIATION & SOCIAL WELFARE – The journal is focused on the fields of social assistance, sociology, social research, mediation as social practice, social policies, social welfare ethics, social work supervision, social welfare theories, social theories, planning and social development, etc. All these domains could be interconnected around ethical openings specific to the presented research domains. An article may be a philosophical, social, reference document in the cultural field, etc., but the content of the article should include extensive discussions on the social dimension of the subject.
Covered in | CrossRef; RePEc; Google Scholar.
JOURNAL FOR SOCIAL MEDIA INQUIRY – The journal encourages the publication of papers related to ethical aspects in qualitative / quantitative research in the social media field, which can bring new knowledge, a better understanding of the social media mechanism and the influence on social action and / or human behavior. The journal focuses on the latest research in top trends in the mentioned areas, and allows the researchers to develop their research and follow the trends in this area.
Covered in | CrossRef; RePEc; CEEOL; Google Scholar.
JOURNAL FOR ETHICS IN SOCIAL STUDIES – This is a journal that publishes articles that address ethics in social studies and especially articles on social studies that raise a particularly ethical issue. We encourage the publication of works related to ethical issues in qualitative / quantitative research in the field of social assistance, education, psychology, communication studies that can bring improvements to the practice and the elaboration of public policies.
Covered in | CrossRef; RePEc; CEEOL; KVK; WorldCat; Google Scholar.
JURNALUL DE STUDII JURIDICE (JOURNAL OF LEGAL STUDIES) – An academic journal published twice a year, which is committed to promoting academic communication on the laws of Romania and other countries, covers a wide range of research on the history of law, law and legal culture, legal theories, legal systems, questions, debates and discussions about law from experts and scientists around the world.
Covered in | CEEOL, CrossRef, CrossCheck, Index Copernicus, Ideas RePeC, EconPapers, Socionet, HeinOnline.
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF LAW AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – Is a journal dedicated to European studies in the field of law, administrative science and related topics, therefore publication of papers that focus on the specificities of these topics and / or authors from these fields is encouraged. The journal carefully analyzes manuscripts that may be of interest to policy makers and / or practitioners.
Covered in | Google Scholar; KVK; WorldCat; CrossRef; CEEOL; RePEc; HeinOnline
BRAND -BROAD RESEARCH IN ACCOUNTING, NEGOTIATION AND DISTRIBUTION – The aim of the journal is to make an agora of different experts in economy, social and political sciences. We expect articles from experts in different scientific and practical fields, like accounting, marketing, management, economy, trade, finace, operational research, optimization, graph theory, game theory, voting, political communication, sociology etc.
Covered in | EBSCO (EBSCO Open Access Business and Economics Collection, EBSCO Open Access Journals); RePEc (Ideas, EconPapers); DOAJ; Ulrich’s; IndexCopernicus; getCITED; Google Academic; Socionet.ru; NewJour; Sherpa/Romeo; Socolar; WorldCat; KVK; J-Gate
LiBRI – LINGUISTIC AND LITERARY BROAD RESEARCH AND INNOVATION – It is an online, scholarly, peer-reviewed, international journal for specialists in linguistics, literature, cultural studies, and related fields. The topics of the journal should included, but not be limited to: linguistics, textual criticism, literary criticism, history, historical linguistics, semiotics, documentation studies, bibliology, information studies, comparative studies in philology, philosophy of language, classical studies, language studies, cultural studies related to language, religious studies related to language (paleography, classic languages used in religious practices and rituals), meaning and sensification, cultural anthropology.
Covered in | ERIH PLUS; EBSCO; Google Academic; Zenodo; FigShare; Mendeley; The Linguist List; Search Works; CiteFactor; Integrity Ethics; Academic Journals Database; Fabula. La Recherche en littérature; OAJSE (Open Access Journals Search Engine); CiteFactor (Academic Scientific Journals); SEESAmE Publications; Socolar; La Criee; PIE
ANUARUL UNIVERSITĂȚII ,,PETRE ANDREI” DIN IAȘI, FASCICULA: ASISTENȚĂ SOCIALĂ, SOCIOLOGIE, PSIHOLOGIE (ANNUAL OF PETRE ANDREI UNIVERSITY FROM IASI – SECTION: SOCIAL WORK, SOCIOLOGY, PSICHOLOGY) – Is an academic yearly journal, whose purpose is to promote communication on the topics of social assistance, psychology, sociology, with a special emphasis on the scientific production of the community of “Petre Andrei” University of Iasi, Romania, but with openness to the entire academic community.
Covered in | EconPapers, RePEc, CEEOL, INDEX COPERNICUS, CrossRef, CrossCheck, Google Scholar, WorldCat, KVK, SOCIONET.
ANUARUL UNIVERSITĂȚII ,,PETRE ANDREI” DIN IAȘI, FASCICULA: DREPT, ȘTIINȚE SOCIALE, ȘTIINȚE POLITICE (ANNUAL OF PETRE ANDREI UNIVERSITY FROM IASI – SECTION: LAW, SOCIAL SCIENCES, POLITICAL SCIENCES) – Is an academic yearly journal which aims to promote academic communication on the topics of Romanian law, economic studies, political studies and others, with special emphasis on the scientific production of the community of “Petre Andrei” University of Iasi, Romania, but with openness to the entire academic community.
Covered in | EconPapers, RePEc, CEEOL, ErihPlus, INDEX COPERNICUS, CrossRef, CrossCheck, Google Scholar, WorldCat, KVK, SOCIONET.
EDITORIAL AND PUBLISHING PROCESS:
The stages of publication of an article in the LUMEN scientific journals are determined by the OJS system and include:
Journal Management: The editor is the one who configures the sections of the journal, the list of editors, reviewers and specialists in copy-editing and proofreading.
Proposal of the paper: the author uploads the document containing the article on the journal’s website, together with the article identification metadata and the open access indexing data.
Registration of the paper: the editor-in-chief distributes the proposed article to the designated editor, in order to start the editorial process.
Selection of reviewers: the editor sends the paper to designated reviewers from the scientific committee registered in the journal’s database.
Submitting peer reviews: reviewers submit peer-review forms, along with their recommendations, which can be evaluated by the editor.
Reviewing the recommendations of the reviewers: the editor verifies the submission of the peer-review form, the complete procedure and takes an editorial decision, including the resubmission of the article to the author, in order to revise it according to the comments of the reviewers.
Monitoring the editorial process by the author: the author has the possibility, through the OJS platform, to monitor the editorial process, to view the documents related to the proposed article, to be up to date with the peer-review process, to make revisions, modifications and additions to the article, to the editor’s request.
Final editing: involves the stages of copy-editing, proofreading and layout, a stage supervised by the designated editor.
Final editing check: is done by the editor, after which the document is sent to the author, in order to check the final version of the article and agree on good for publication.
Organizing the journal issue: the production of each journal issue and the distribution of articles accepted for publication in available journal issues are the responsibility of the editor, who, after completing this step, elaborates the table of contents of the issue.
Issue publishing: immediately after publication, the journal and the content of each article can be accessed in open access system.
Editorial process archive: all documents and records related to the editorial process are kept in a dedicated archive, both for published works and for those rejected from publication.
Current issue: The publication system of each article includes viewing facilities, including links to the extensive content of the published material, as well as to internal and external sources.
Journal archive: The current issue can also be viewed on the journal’s archive page, where all previous issues, including indexes done by open access search engines, Google’s, etc. are mentioned.
Here you can find all the necessary details about publishing the material you want, as follows:
- editorial rules;
- peer review process;
- ethics of publication according to Committee of Publication Ethics (COPE);
- Editorial Consulting Department;
- general conditions to become a scientific reviewer for LUMEN Scientific Publishing House ;
- general quality standards;
- author guidelines;
- rules for writing a scientific paper;
- Research and Publishing Ethics Committee of LUMEN Scientific Publishing House ;
- Code of Editorial Ethics of LUMEN Scientific Publishing House ;
- goals and objectives of LUMEN Scientific Publishing House .