Editorial Policies

Section Policies

Articles

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Editorial

An editorial by the Managing Editor.

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Keynote

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Reviewed Articles

These articles will be blind peer-reviewed by an Editorial Board Member and an external reviewer. Feedback from these reviews will be given to the author by the strand editor.  Authors wishing to submit papers as Reviewed Articles will need to remove all identifying details from the paper before submission.

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Practice Reports

These reports will be internally reviewed by the Editorial Board.  Authors submitting papers as Practice Reports do not have to anonymise their work, though they can do so.

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From the Field

News of practice and innovation from a particular geographical or jurisdictional context.

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Reviews

Reviews of book, articles, events and multimedia resources of between 200-800 words.

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Essays

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Peer Review Process

Reviewed articles (of up to 8,000 words each) will be blind peer-reviewed by an Editorial Board Member and an external reviewer. Feedback from these reviews will be given to the author by the editor. Authors wishing to submit papers as Reviewed Articles will need to remove all identifying details from the paper before submission.

 

Publication Frequency

The International Journal of Public Legal Education publishes two issues per annum in Autumn and Spring.

 

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.

This journal does not charge APCs or submission charges.

Articles are licenced with a CC BY Attribution 4.0 International Licence. 

You are free to:

  • Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Under the following terms:

  • Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

  • No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.

 

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...