Author guidelines

Open Access Statement

RiMe adheres to the BOAI definition of Open Access according to which Users have the right to "read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The only constraint on reproduction and distribution, and the only role for copyright in this domain, should be to give authors control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited."

All contents of RiMe. Rivista dell’Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Readers have free online access to the contents of all issues of the Journal.

 

Submissions

RiMe accepts contributions all year round on the following topics concerning any aspects of History of Mediterranean Europe:

  • Medieval History
  • Modern History
  • Contemporary History
  • Archaeology
  • History of Arts
  • Humanities and Digital Humanities
  • Open and online History learning
  • Mobile technologies and social media
  • Game-based History teaching
  • Formal, non-formal and informal History learning
  • Technology for History teaching
  • Digital contents and educational resources on History
  • Research methods in History
  • Public History

Alternatively, contributions can be sent in reply to the Journal Calls for Papers by the deadline indicated in the call.
The Call Announcements will be published on the RiMe website and Facebook page. You can also receive them by registering as an author on the Journal website.
The following types of contributions are welcome:

  • Theoretical articles (about 6,500 words)
  • Research articles (about 6,500 words)
  • Conference and Book Reviews (about 6,500 words)

Contributions should be written in Italian, Catalan, French, English or Spanish. In text citations and references must strictly conform to the Harvard edition style (please see Author Guidelines in English and Italian).
Each article must always have one of the two abstracts in English.
Authors are kindly requested to refer to papers on the same theme previously published in RiMe and, where relevant, to cite them in their submission.

 

Submissions and Processing Charges

RiMe does not charge APCs or submission charges for the authors.

 

Peer Review Policy

Manuscripts undergo a double-blind peer review process involving two reviewers and the editor of each issue, if any. 

Editorial sections:

  • Editorial

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed 

  • Articles - General topics

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Articles - Dossier

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Articles - Special Issue

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Column "Field experiences"

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Column "Platforms/tools"

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Column "Projects"

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Column "Opinion pieces"

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • Book reviews

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

  • List of Reviewers

  Open Submissions

  Indexed

  Peer Reviewed

 

Online Submissions

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Author Guidelines

RiMe. Rivista dell’Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea (ISSN 2035-794X) uses OJS, a web-based, automated, submission system to track and review manuscripts.
Manuscripts have to be submitted through the Journal website at the following link.
In preparing their manuscripts, authors are required to refer to the Editorial guidelines (English, Italian).
If you experience any difficulties or have any questions about submitting your manuscript, please contact the journal staff at rime@isem.cnr.it.

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As 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.

    1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation is provided in the "Comments for the editor" field).
    2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word or RTF document file format.
    3. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Editorial Guidelines (English, Italian).
    4. References are placed at the end of the manuscript. All references are cited in the text article and vice-versa. References are formatted according to the Harvard Style standard.
    5. Manuscript file is anonymous: author’s full name, affiliation, and e-mail address are placed among the submission metadata and not in the article full-text to ensure the integrity of the double blind peer-review.
    6. The submission is not sent in response to a specific Call for Papers, OR it is sent in response to a specific Call for Papers (then a reference to the Call is provided in the "Comments for the editor" field).