About the Journal
Include any information about your journal which may be of interest to readers, authors or reviewers.
Columbia University Libraries Digital Publishing unit has created an excellent two-page worksheet with some guiding questions that can help you determine what you want to include in your Mission, Aim, and Scope statement.
Possible sections could include
- Focus and Scope
- Section policies
- Code of Ethics for the Editorial Team
- Open-access Policy
- Copyright notice
- Sponsorship disclosure
- History of the journal
- Digital archiving policy
Not sure what to include? Consider where you want your journal to be indexed and check out their requirements, like the DOAJ advice.