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European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® is an open access monthly academic journal. We publish robust primary research, after thorough peer review from all areas of social sciences including but not limited to anthropology, archaeology, behavioural sciences, criminology, cultural studies, demography, developmental studies, economics, education, gender studies, geography, gerontology, history, international studies, linguistics, media studies, philosophy, political sciences, psychology, public administration, rural and urban studies, social work, sociology and sustainability studies. We accept original research articles, mini or in-depth reviews and short communications that warrant fast-track approval based on the significance of the findings and timely dissemination to the academic community.

1. Our Company

Founded by Umesh Prasad in 2017, European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® is a online and print academic journal published by UK Education Consultancy Services Ltd (Company Number 10459935 Registered in England).

2. Crossref

We are a member of Crossref. Our DOI prefix is 10.29198. The journal DOI for European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS) is 10.29198/ejss


ISSN 2516-8525 (Print)
ISSN 2516-8533 (Online)

4. Our Trademark

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® (UK00003255754) is our registered trademark.

5. Publisher Policy

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS) is published by UK Education Consultancy Services Ltd. Our publisher policy is deposited with SHERPA/RoMEO.

Our RoMEO publisher ID is 3265. Permalink.

5.1 Journal Policy

Detailed Journal policies of European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS) is available at Journal Policy. Below are the salient aspects.

5.1.1 Peer Review Process

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® employs double blind review, where both the reviewer and author remain anonymous throughout the process. Reviewers are matched to the manuscript according to their area of expertise. Reviewers advise the editors, who are responsible to take a final decision on a manuscript.

The Journal uses ‘’ePress’’- web-based academic journal management system developed by University of Surrey which automates the entire editorial process from submission of manuscript to publication including review by the peers.

5.1.2 Open Access Statement

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® is committed to real and immediate open access for academic work. All the original articles published in this journal are free to access immediately and permanently from the date of publication. We don’t charge any fees for any reader to download articles at any time for their own scholarly use.

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® also operates under the Creative Commons Licence CC-BY-NC-ND. This allows for the reproduction of articles, free of charge, for non-commercial use only and with the appropriate citation information. All authors publishing with the European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® accept these as the terms of publication. The copyright of the content of all articles remains with the designated author of the article.

5.1.3 Article Processing Charge (APC)

Article processing charge or article publishing charge (APC) is nil until Dec 31, 2018. APC is progressive in nature based on income-based country classification. Low-income countries are charged less. Please see our Pricing Policy for more details.

5.1.4 Digital Archiving

We are a member of Portico (a digital preservation service) for digital archiving of our publications with them. We also submit our digital publications to six National Libraries of United Kingdom.

6. Journal Indexing

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS) is currently registered in the following indexing databases (this list is being expanded):

• Google Scholar
• ICI World of Journals database   Permalink
• SHERPA/RoMEO   Permalink
• Worldcat   Permalink

7. Library Cataloging

European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® is catalogued in various libraries. Here are some of the libraries holding copies of European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® in their depositories which may be accessible to readers and authors.

• British Library      Permalink
• National Library of Wales     Permalink
• National Library of Scotland    Permalink
• Oxford University Library    Permalink
• Trinity College Library Dublin    Permalink
• National and University Library, Zagreb Croatia    Permalink

8. Research Tools

Researchers may also find the European Journal of Social Sciences (EJSS)® in tools such as Copac.

Copac        Permalink

9. Our other publications

We also publish a popular science magazine called Scientific European® (SCIEU)® and three other academic journals with peer-reviewed articles based on primary research which are European Journal of Sciences (EJS)®European Journal of Law and Management (EJLM)® and European Journal of Medicine and Dentistry (EJMD)®