Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Comunicata Scientiae journal edited by Campus “Profa Cinobelina Elvas” of Federal University of Piauí (Brazil) publishes original articles, scientific notes and review articles (when invited by the editorial board), which present significant importance for Agrarian and Environmental Sciences in Portuguese, Spanish and preferentially, in English.

 

Section Policies

Original Article

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Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Article

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Scientific Note

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Firstly all articles received are evaluated by Editor-in-Chief. The evaluation process is initiated when the manuscript is approved in pre-selection criteria.

The manuscript is directed to a scientific editor according to its submission area, who chose two or three experts already registered in Comunicata Scientiae, to evaluate the manuscript.

The evaluation of both referees is send to the scientific editor that contacts the corresponding author to make corrections when necessary.

After acceptance by referees and scientific editor the manuscript is directed to Editor-in-Chief for final acceptance and language review (English, Portuguese and Spanish), when its send to layout editor.

This journal uses double-blind review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process

 

Publication Frequency

The Comunicata Scientiae journal edited by Campus "Profa Cinobelina Elvas" of Federal University of Piauí (Brazil) publishes original articles, scientific notes and review articles (when invited by the editorial board), which present significant importance for Agrarian and Environmental Sciences in Portuguese, Spanish and preferentially, in English.

 

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...