Focus and scope. The open access journal is designed for publishing papers on research projects carried out by junior academic staff: junior researchers, PhDs, university teachers, PhD students, students in a Master’s degree programs. Field of the research: Social, Humanities, Physical, Technological, Biomedical sciences.
Publication frequency – 2 issues per year – in June and December. Issues include papers on social sciences, humanities, technological and other sciences.
Languages. The journal accepts articles in Lithuanian and English.
Charges. Price for one publication in the journal is 75 EUR after receiving of passed review.
History. The journal Jaunujų mokslininkų darbai / Journal of Young Scientists has been published since 2003. It is an international peer-reviewed periodical scientific journal of Vilnius University Šiauliai Academy.
The journal welcomes papers, in which the analysis of the latest scientific literature and the description of experiments carried out on the account of junior researchers or under the supervision of senior academic staff are provided and in this way an opportunity to participate in discussions on the issues related to research work and in the exchange of opinions on the relevance of the research works of the academic community to its immediate environment, region and state is given.
The editorial board of significant researchers and scholars unreservedly cooperate with and motivate junior academic staff in their research and creative activities providing suggestions and assistance in the submission of papers and the development of systemic approach towards the issues of empirical research. The editorial objective is to publish papers comparable in their quality, topicality, novelty and originality to those published in world-famous scholarly journals.
We are member of the Initiative for Open Citations (i4OC) which is a multi-stakeholder project to make scholarly citation data openly available to enable the creation of new and better metrics.
We are members of the The Initiative for Open Abstracts (I4OA) which is a collaboration between scholarly publishers, infrastructure organizations, librarians, researchers and other interested parties to advocate and promote the unrestricted availability of the abstracts of the world's scholarly publications, particularly journal articles and book chapters, in trusted repositories where they are open and machine-accessible.
The journal is a participant of Open Archives Initiative. The Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) is a low-barrier mechanism for repository interoperability.