About Journal

Journal Izvestiya of Saratov University. New Series. Series: Philology. Journalism is a scientific periodical.


ISSN 2541-898X (online)

ISSN 1817-7115 (print)


The frequency of publication is 4 times a year.


The Journal has a print edition and a digital version.


The founder and the publisher of the journal is Saratov State University


The journal is registered in the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor).

Registration PI № FS77-76639 of 26 August, 2019.


The content is published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY 4.0)


Subscription index of the journal 36011 in the United catalogue "the Russian Press".
Subscription can also draw online in the online catalog "the Press by subscription" (www.akc.ru).


Full-text version is available in the Scientific e-library of the Russian Federation eLIBRARY and in the Scientific e-Library Cyberleninka.

The Journal has entered into an electronic licensing relationship with EBSCO Publishing, the world's leading aggregator of full text journals, magazines and eBooks. The full text of JOURNAL can be found in the EBSCOhost™ databases.


Impact factor РИНЦ: http://elibrary.ru/title_about.asp?id=26684.


Since 2010 the journal is included in the list of leading refereed scientific journals and issues recommended for the publication of the main results of research papers (The List of refereed scientific journals of 01.12.2015).

Groups of scientific specialties:

10.01.00 – Literary criticism
10.02.00 – Linguistics


Target audience of the series – specialists in the field of the history and theory of the languages, literatures, Russian, English, Germanic, Romance philology, speech culture, cognitive linguistics, literary criticism and journalism.


Journal’s goal and objectives 


The Journal’s goal is to inform the scientific humanitarian society of the intermediary or final results of the latest research in the fields of comparative and cognitive linguistics, specific and general literary criticism and journalism (medialogy and media didactics).


The Journal’s objectives are:


• to unify the research efforts of the scientists of humanities aimed at a complex exploration of the urgent contemporary social, linguistic, cultural and general language and literature issues;


• to discuss modern controversial didactic issues and new forms of higher education in the sphere of humanities (language, literature, journalism);


• to give an up-to-date presentation of significant publications and scientific events within the disciplines of the Journal.


Manuscripts containing original material are accepted for consideration in the spheres of Linguistics, Literary Criticism, Journalism, as well as the materials in the sections: Presenting a book and Chronicles (of scientific life) if neither the article nor any part of it has previously been published elsewhere.

Articles should be in agreement with formatting and style requirements of the journal.

The manuscripts received by the editorial office are reviewed (see Article review), then the editorial board takes the decision on the publication of the article in the journal.

In order to ensure the rights and obligations of the authors taking part in the publication of articles in the series of the journal Izvestiya of Saratov University. New Series the parties are required to sign an “Agreement for publication and granting the right to use the manuscript”. Form of agreement is attached.