Plagiarism policy

The journal “Problems of General and Slavic Linguistics” accepts only original materials, i.e. the papers not published before and not reviewed for publications in other journals.

The journal “Problems of General and Slavic Linguistics” uses following software to identify text borrowings in the submitted manuscripts: Detector Plagiarist, Antiplagiat, eTXT.

Policy of anti-plagiarism check  

Manuscripts with the detected plagiarism are processed on the basis of the available share of plagiarism: if there is less than 25% of plagiarism, then the manuscript is given back to the authors for refinement; if there is more than 25% of plagiarism, then the manuscript is rejected without the editorial reviewing. Plagiarism percentage is calculated by means of software and assessed by the editorial board.