Przegląd Zachodniopomorski

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Editorial requirements

Rules concerning editing texts sent to «West Pomeranian review»

Texts should be sent in the form that is compatible with the requirements – given below – of the Publishing House of the Szczecin University.

The texts placed in Sections ‘Articles’ or ‘Materials’ should contain a summary in polish with the following elements: the title of the article, its theses, keywords and bibliography.

Illustrations should be precisely described: their source, the first and last names of their author or photographer. Illustrations should be sent in separate files in JPG, resolution at least 300 dpi.

Footnotes - the scheme in attached file ("Chicago citation style).

Texts should be sent to the email address of the Editorial Office:

The Editorial Staff of «West Pomeranian Review» do their best to maintain high academic standards. The disclosed cases of academic negligence will be stigmatised.

Articles are published on CC-BY-SA license and journal have not any article processing charges (APCs). 


Chicago citation style

Requirements of the WNUS (Scientific Publishing House of the Szczecin University)

Text should be prepared in Microsoft Office Word, according to the following guidelines:

·         font: Times New Roman, 12 points

·         margins: 2.5 cm (default in Microsoft Office Word)

·         do not use upper case letters or small capital letters

·         text justified: with the exception of some quotes, titles, headings, elements of tables and computer graphics

·         line spacing 1.5 (it also concerns the captions of tables and pictures and foot/endnotes)

·         indentation of first lines in paragraphs (default)

·         pages numbered

·         option to divide words – off

·         footnotes inside the text – according to APA (surname, year of publication) (surname, surname, year of publication)

·         tables and diagrams (editable) together with the titles in the right place of the text

·         (in addition, files – if created in Excel, Statistica, CorelDraw, PowerPoint, and the like – should be prepared so as to be readable in black and white version, Times New Roman, font size 8 or 9 points, width – up to 12.5 cm,  height – up to 17 cm)

·         graphic elements (e.g. photos, pictures and the like) should be prepared in the best possible way and saved in one of the following formats: *.jpg, *.eps or *.pdf. Photos – 300 dpi, (width – up to 12.5 cm, height – up to 17 cm). Illustrations, diagrams, pictures taken from the internet should not be included

·         formulae: main text – 10 points, superscripts/subscripts – 7 points, width – up to 12 cm; formulae and notations – Times New Roman font, 10 points; variables – italics; numbers – normal font; if formulae are written in the program of formulae, they need to be placed inside the text as editable elements (!)

·         getting the CONSENT OF THE COPYRIGHT OWNERS and revealing the source(s) of the materials used in the publication lie with the author(s)

Each graphic element should be additionally sent as a separate file