English Studies at NBU (ESNBU) is an entirely free and open access, double-blind peer reviewed academic journal published by the Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures, New Bulgarian University in two issues per year, June and December, in print and online. Manuscripts are accepted in English. Translations of published articles and preprints are generally not accepted.
ESNBU is diamond OA, fully Open Access - all published articles are freely available without charge to the users or their institutions in accordance with the definition of open access of the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).
Subjects covered by this journal:
Linguistics; Language, Literature & Culture; Language & Communication; History & Cultural Studies; Language Learning & Teaching; Translation & Interpreting Studies; Creative Writing; Audiovisual Translation, Localization
Abstracted and Indexed in:
Web of Science Core Collection (ESCI) - Emerging Sources Citation Index
DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ Seal)
CEEOL - Central and Eastern European Online Library
MLA - Directory of Periodicals and MLA International Bibliography
ERIH PLUS - European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences
NSD - Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers
Brill Linguistic Bibliography
CEEAS - Central & Eastern European Academic Source (EBSCOhost)
ROAD - Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
Scilit, a content aggregator platform for scholarly publications by MDPI AG
ESNBU implements ROR persistent identifiers
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Position Statement re: AI-assisted manuscripts and AI-generated text in manuscripts
We adopt the COPE position verbatim, whose guidelines we follow.
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from Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2015 through to Vol. 9, Issue1, 2023 on our Backstage Blog.
We are now accepting manuscripts for Volume 9, issue 2, December 2023.
Visit the Submissions section for details.