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Cambio: Open Lab on Covid-19

March 28, 2020

The current circumstances that we are experiencing, with the massive spreading of Covid-19 from the Far East to Europe, to the US and to the rest of the world, motivate us to promote a special issue of Cambio dedicated to theoretical question of return to social life, and empirical study of its contemporary configurations in the actual pandemic situation.

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Substantia: Open Stream on the Covid-19 Emergency

March 28, 2020

In response the current circumstances that we are experiencing, with the massive spreading of Covid-19 from the Far East to Europe, to the US and to the rest of the world, “Substantia. An International Journal of the History of Chemistry” contributes to the dissemination of scientific knowledge and real scientific facts with an Open Stream dedicated to the coronavirus epidemic that is ravaging our societies.

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Caryologia in first line against the COVID-19

March 25, 2020

Despite the suspension of most activities by the italian universities, Caryologia proceeds its activity in full, thanks to homeworking and telematic connections. The editorial staff is already beginning the second volume of 2020. Some patience may be needed due to possible difficulties by reviewers involved in COVID-19 emergency.

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Form@re: Research and practices to learn how to reach a sustainable and healthy economic and social recovery post Covid-19

March 25, 2020

Form@re Journal – Open journal for Networked Learning wants to provide its own tools and organisation in order to collect in one Dossier the existing know-how on Covid-19 management. We propose Researchers to produce a Dossier where they can collect all kinds of contributions dealing with the Covid-19 management from different perspectives and disciplines

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Montessori rivista di storia dell'educazione

Maria Montessori, her times and our years. History, vitality and perspectives of an innovative pedagogy

March 23, 2020

This call aims to propose a critical and historical reflection on the many variables that feature the practical and theoretical achievements of Maria Montessori’s Pedagogy and Movement from the end of the XIX century to our years, by highlighting the human, professional and cultural relations between her, her thought and some significant institutions, educators and thinkers in Italy and in foreign Countries.Maria Montessori, her theories, her method and her schools have always been at the center of a broad debate that involves both educational elements, and historical, cultural or political aspects.

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Articolo scientifico: come scrivere un Abstract Efficace

March 17, 2020

Se siete nella “giungla” dell’editoria accademica da un po’, sapete che l’abstract di un articolo scientifico ha un ruolo fondamentale perché deve garantire visibilità, reperibilità e diffusione alla vostra ricerca.
L’abstract è l’anteprima del vostro articolo, è l’elevator pitch della vostra ricerca e in meno di un minuto determinerà se qualcuno leggerà o meno il vostro lavoro. Editor e reviewer potrebbero accettare o meno il vostro manoscritto in base alla qualità dell’abstract.

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How to write an effective, eye-catching abstract for your article

March 17, 2020

If you are in the jungle of academic publishing you know for sure that the way you write your article’s abstract has a key role in ensuring a far-reaching visibility and a wide dissemination of your research.

In most cases the abstract is the only section that is read, determining if the full-text manuscript is worthy to be downloaded. Similarly, the quality of conference abstracts is the key parameter for the acceptability of a presentation, a talk, or a poster.

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(As)saggi di OpenScience. [for the time being suspended]

March 5, 2020

Social Sciences Library organizes communication events focusing on Open Science and related topics. It is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access and to help inspire wider participation to the publication and dissemination processes.

….this, while sipping a cup of coffee

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New journal: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography (Webbia)

March 4, 2020

The Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography is a peer-reviewed journal on Plant Systematics, Nomenclature, Phylogeny, Phytogeography and Paleobotany

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BAE Editors Vacancy Announcement

January 20, 2020

The Italian Association of Agricultural and Applied Economics (AIEAA) is seeking to appoint a new Editor in chief for Bio-Based and Applied Economics (BAE) and two Associate Editors for the period July 2020-June 2024.

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New International FUP Journals

November 30, 2019

We are pleased to announce the new journals that will be published by FUP in 2020

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The Periodic Table: our Legacy for Current Challenges (IYPT 2019)

November 21, 2019

2019 has been proclaimed by UNESCO as the “International Year of the Periodic Table (IYPT 2019)”, marking the 150th anniversary since the discovery of Mendeleev’s periodic table.

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Sguardo territorialista di Leonardo

November 11, 2019

Il cartografo, l’ingegnere idraulico, il progettista di città e territori

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16th Congress of the Mediterranean Phytopathological Union

October 31, 2019

16th Congress of the Mediterranean Phytopathological Union
23rd – 27th March, 2020
Limassol, Cyprus

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We changed our websites

October 28, 2019

In an effort to keep up with the changing trends of digital scholarly communication and to better serve our audience, we have changed the websites themes of our open access journals.
Please visit our journals here:

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Open Access Week 2019

October 28, 2019

In support of Open Access Week 2019, we are discussing how we are engaging with open science and addressing the themes of access, transparency and inclusivity.  

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Seminario: Fare e comunicare sociologia: il ruolo delle riviste

September 4, 2019

Il Seminario, organizzato dal Coordinamento delle riviste di Sociologia (CRIS) intende discutere del ruolo delle riviste di sociologia, e più generalmente della pubblicistica italiana, nel particolare periodo storico in cui i tanti cambiamenti, dapprima nell’offerta formativa […]

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Peer Review Week 2019: Quality in Peer Review

August 30, 2019

What is Peer Review Week? Peer Review Week is an annual global event celebrating the critical role peer review plays in academic publishing. Every year, during this event, researchers and scholarly publishing professionals across the […]

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SUBSTANTIA Award for a Young Scientist

July 25, 2019

ECIS and the Department of Chemistry of the University of Florence agreed upon the creation of the ECIS-Substantia Award for a Young Scientist to acknowledge the top level scientific activity of young researchers in the field […]

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2018 Impact Factor Released for Phytopathologia Mediterranea – 1.974

July 25, 2019

We are pleased to inform you that the new Impact Factor of Phytopathologia Mediterranea has been released. According to the Journal Citation Reports®, published by Clarivate Analytics in June 2019, the new Impact Factor of […]

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2018 Impact Factor Released for Caryologia – 1.174

May 28, 2019

We are pleased to inform you that the new Impact Factor of Caryologia has been released.

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