Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
Check the word count (including footnotes and references)
- Articles: 5,000–8,000 words.
- Notes: 2,000–3,500 words.
- Reviews: 1,000–1,500 words.
Include an abstract (100 words max) and 5 keywords in English if you're submitting an article or a note.
If possible, send them in Spanish and Portuguese as well. If none of these is your native language, let us know.
Format, citations, and references follow SEDERI’s style sheet.
Use American English spelling and punctuation.
Remove personal details both from the file of your essay and from the file information for a blind review.
See "Ensuring a blind peer review" for further indications.
Personal details will be recorded in stage #3 of your submission
Originality: the contents of this essay has not been previously published, in total or in part, in print or online, and are not under simultaneous consideration with another publisher.
Copyright: no copyright of another journal, author or publisher is infringed in this piece.
Obtain permissions for publication of copyrighted material (pictures, photographs, etc.).
Copyright NoticeThe copyright holder of the published contributions is SEDERI.
The hardcopy and an open-access version of the journal will be published simultaneously. The issues will be available online in the SEDERI website (http://www.sederi.org/yearbook/) and other repositories that have signed an agreement with SEDERI.
The authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
a) SEDERI retains copyright of the essay.
b) If the author wishes to republish or rewrite the essay for another journal, or include the essay published in SEDERI in their personal repositories, or in any other way, they should contact the editors to obtain permission to do so. This will entail citing SEDERI as the original source and sending the editors a copy of the new version, or the link to the website, in case of online publishing.
The author(s) hereby warrant(s) that:
a) The essay submitted for publication is an original creation and does not infringe any copyright or property right of another journal, author or publisher.
b) The essay submitted for publication has not been previously published, whole or in part, and is not being considered for publication elsewhere.
c) Written permission has been obtained for any material from other sources included in the essay submitted for publication.
In accordance with the provisions of Article 5 from Organic Law 15/1999, dated 13th December, concerning the Protection of Personal Data, we wish to inform you that personal information provided to the journals to which FECYT provides access is included in a file belonging to the journal “SEDERI”. It is possible to check each journal’s purpose in the section “about/contact”.
We also inform you that FECYT acts as data processor for each of the files owned by the journals. Thereof, FECYT facilitates the exercise of your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition, according to the terms described in Spanish Law on the Protection of Personal Data, by contacting the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology headquarters located at C/ Pintor Velázquez nº 5 - Edificio Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, 28100 Alcobendas (Madrid).