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Architecture and Urban Planning

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Open Access

    Open Access
    Online
    ISSN
    2255-8764
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    Overview

    The bi-annual Scientific Journal of Riga Technical University, Architecture and Urban Planning reflects most of the research themes and content of global and local problems in the regional context of Baltic Sea area. The authors of articles are researchers and PhD students from the Baltic Sea region. The journal is focused on such themes as History of Architecture and Urbanism, Preservation and Development of Cultural Heritage, Theories and Criticism of Architecture and Urbanism, Local and Global Tendencies in Architecture and Urban Planning, Sustainable Architecture and Urban Environment; and Landscape Architecture.

    The Scientific Journal is published twice a year, in July and December.

    Aims and Scope

    Why subscribe and read

    The journal Architecture and Urban Planning reflects most of the research themes and content of global and local problems in the context of the countries of Baltic Sea region. The journal is focused on such themes as History of Architecture and Urbanism, Preservation and Development of Cultural Heritage, Theories and Criticism of Architecture and Urbanism, Local and Global Tendencies in Architecture and Urban Planning, Sustainable Architecture and Urban Environment; and Landscape Architecture

    Why submit

    The Editorial board members are mainly academics and researchers from Northern and Eastern Europe. Architecture and Urban Planning is an Open Access a peer reviewed journal. There are no article processing charges.

    Rejection Rate

    25%

    CrossCheck Plagiarism Screening System

    The editorial board is participating in a growing community of CrossCheck System’s users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. CrossCheck is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

    Detailed description of the CrossCheck System can be found at: 

    http://www.crossref.org/crosscheck/index.html

    Details

    DE GRUYTER OPEN
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Journal

    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors

    “Architecture and Urban Planning” is an open access journal published twice a year: in July and December in print and electronically. Articles are assigned a DOI number (Digital Object Identifier) whereby it becomes possible to search and cite them without delay. The journal is focused on such themes as History of Architecture and Urbanism, Preservation and Development of Cultural Heritage, Theories and Criticism of Architecture and Urbanism, Local and Global Tendencies in Architecture and Urban Planning, Sustainable Architecture and Urban Environment; and Landscape Architecture. The manuscripts submitted for consideration should contain previously unpublished material.

    The manuscripts are accepted in English. The submissions should be made online at https://aup-journals.rtu.lv/about/submissions#onlineSubmissions and comply with the requirements set in the Submission Preparation Checklist.

    The submitted manuscripts are peer reviewed by two experts of the relevant field. The authors are provided with feedback. After the peer review the managing editor assesses the paper’s suitability for publication in the journal and informs the authors about the decision.

    After the article has been accepted for publication it goes to the production editor. The production editor makes any necessary corrections and sends the proof to the author for approval. There are no publication charges.

    The authors are asked to sign License to Publish governed by the Creative Commons Attribution license in which the author warrants that the article is original, written by stated author/s, has not been published before, contains no unlawful statements, does not infringe the rights of others, is subject to copyright that is vested exclusively in the author and free of any third party rights, and that any necessary written permissions to quote from other sources have been obtained by the author/s.

    All articles published in the journal are archived in the OA repository of Riga technical University.

    The print version of the journal is published by RTU Press – the publishing house of Riga Technical University.

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    Abstracting & Indexing

    Architecture and Urban Planning is covered by the following services:

    • Baidu Scholar
    • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
    • Celdes
    • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
    • CNPIEC
    • EBSCO (relevant databases)
    • EBSCO Discovery Service
    • Google Scholar
    • J-Gate
    • JournalTOCs
    • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
    • Naviga (Softweco)
    • Primo Central (ExLibris)
    • ReadCube
    • Referativnyi Zhurnal (VINITI)
    • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
    • TDNet
    • WanFang Data
    • WorldCat (OCLC)

    Editorial Information

    Editor-in-Chief
    Jānis Krastiņš, Riga Technical University, Latvia

    Deputy/ Managing Editor
    Alisa Korolova, Riga Technical University, Latvia

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Uģis Bratuškins, Riga Technical University, Latvia  
    Jānis Briņķis, Riga Technical University, Latvia
    Sandra Treija, Riga Technical University, Latvia  
    Ojārs Spārītis, Art Academy of Latvia, Latvia
    Gintaras Stauskis, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania

    Editors
    Claes Caldenby, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
    Avelino Pinto Oliveira, Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal  
    Frank Eckardt, Bauhaus Universität Weimar, Germany
    Helka-Liisa Hentilä, University of Oulu, Finland  
    Mart Kalm, Estonian Academy of Arts, Estonia
    Alenka Fikfak, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia  
    Arnaldo Cecchini, University of Sassari, Italy  

    Technical Editors
    Alisa Korolova, Riga Technical University, Latvia  

    Contact
    Alisa.Korolova@rtu.lv

    Publisher
    DE GRUYTER OPEN
    Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
    01-811 Warsaw, Poland
    T: +48 22 701 50 15

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