Geoadria is a scientific journal that primarily publishes the results of research on the Croatian littoral area and Croatia in general, then the research results of different geographic and geography-related scientific disciplines dealing with the Adriatic area, the Mediterranean and Europe. Papers of any topic dealing with the issues and interactions of physical and human components of the environment using theoretical, methodological or applicable means are welcome. We especially encourage publication of results gained through geospatial tools and methods as well as those that build on previously published research results in Geoadria.
Geoadria applies online first publishing system, which means that papers are published online after review and proofreading, and the final version is published upon formatting and typesetting. The first notice on the manuscript is received in about a month; the procedure of review, correction and proofreading takes three to four months, while the publication of the paper in printed form takes six to eight months.
Geoadria has been published by the Croatian Geographical Society in Zadar and the Department of Geography, University of Zadar, since 1996. From 2006 onwards, all papers in the journal are published in Croatian and English or only in English (for foreign authors). The journal is published twice a year. Manuscripts are double blind peer-reviewed. The journal does not charge article processing charges (APC).
Geoadria is indexed in following databases: Web of Science Core Collection - Emerging Source Citation Index (ESCI), SCOPUS, ERIH PLUS, GEOREF, DOAJ, Current Geographical Publications, Environmental Sciences, GEOBASE (TM), GeoArchive Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts, ProQuest, EBSCO.
peer review, national peer review, double, scientific and professional papers, double blind review
First year of publication: 1996
Frequency (annually): 2
Scientific disciplines and subdisciplines:
Geology; Geophysics; Social Sciences; Demography; Geography;
Date added to HRČAK: 7 March 2007
Journal Geoadria is an Open Access journal. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, redistribute, print, search and link to material, and alter, transform, or build upon the material, or use them for any other lawful purpose as long as they attribute the source in an appropriate manner according to the CC BY 4.0 licence.
The papers published in Geoadria journal can be deposited and self-archived in the institutional and thematic repositories without fee and embargo providing the link to the journal's web pages and HRČAK. Journal is following green level of self-archiving (it is allowed to deposit pre-print, post-print and publisher's version of the paper).
Geoadria 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.
Authors that publish in Geoadria Journal retain unrestricted copyright to their work and publishing rights. Work is licensed under the CC BY licence which allows articles to be re-used and re-distributed without restriction, as long as the original work is correctly cited.