Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal Higher Education of Social Science (HESS) is a leading peer reviewed academic journal published Bimonthly. The first publication time will be 30th September, 2011. The journal promotes the exchange of ideas and rational discourse between practicing educators and educational researchers in social science aspect and contributes to the understanding and/or improvement of educational processes and outcomes. The Journal aims to serve the needs of faculties, researchers, administrators and those concerned with the present and future of higher education. This Journal also encourages discussion about higher education at the perspective of social science within and among relevant professional and academic communities and researchers at social science level. Articles will combine phenomenon analysis, development of higher education, discussion of education method and other issues which are important to faculty, administrators, and program managers.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Each paper is reviewed by the editor and, if it is judged suitable for this publication, it is then sent to at least two independent referees for double blind peer review. Based on their recommendation, as well as consultation between relevant Editorial Board members, the editor then decides whether the paper should be accepted as is, revised or rejected.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

CSCanada Register Information

Anyone can get our register information in Quebec government’s website http://www.registreentreprises.gouv.qc.ca/en/consulter/rechercher/instructions_recherche.aspx
You can search the following items in the website by clicking“Find an enterprise” on the right of the above website.
1) CSCanada
2) Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture
3) Canadian Research & Development Center of Sciences and Cultures
If you have difficulty in finding our information, please send us an email office@cscanada.net; office@cscanada.org

 

ISSN Register Information

All CSCanada journals have two ISSNs (in electronic and in print).

You can visit issn.org to check any of our ISSNs.

All CSCanada ISSNs are legally registered with issn.org.

 

Anyone can find the following information relating to CSCanada and its publications in http://amicus.collectionscanada.gc.ca/electroniccollection-bin/Main/AdvSearch?coll=11&l=0&v=1

1. You can search CSCanada as the keyword to find our publications.

2. You can search any of our journals’ ISSN or E-ISSN as key word.

3. You can also search Canadian Research & Development Centerof Sciences, and Cultures and Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture as key word.

If you have any difficulty in searching our journals or our organizations from the above website we provide, we suggest you directly visit the following related website to find the information you need.

 

Higher Education of Social Science:

http://amicus.collectionscanada.gc.ca/aaweb-bin/aamain/itemdisp?sessionKey=999999999_142&l=0&d=2&v=0&lvl=1&itm=39833762


 

 

Indexed/Included/Archived

Journals of CSCanada are indexed or included and archived by databases from the following famous companies or organizations:

The journal archived in Library and Archives Canada (http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/index-e.html )

The journal included in AMICUS

LIC. (http://www.proquest.com/ )

The journal indexed in Gale (http://www.gale.cengage.com/ )

The journal indexed in EBSCO Publishing (http://www.ebscohost.com/ )

The journal indexed in CNKI (http://www.cnki.com.cn/ )

The journal indexed in Ulrich’s (http://www.ulrichsweb.com/ )

The journal indexed in Google Scholar (http://scholar.google.com )

The journal included in PKP Open Archives Harvester (http://pkp.sfu.ca/ )

The journal indexed in Open Access (http://www.open-access.net/)

The journal included in Open J-gate (http://www.openj-gate.com )

The journal indexed in Journal TOCs (http://www.journaltocs.ac.uk/ )

The journal included in Ulrich's Periodicals Directory (http://www.ulrichsweb.com)

 

Copyright Holder

Authors retain ownership of the copyright in their works which are published in our journal. 

 

Screening for plagiarism

Authors submitting to CSCanada journals should be aware that their manuscripts have not been published elsewhere and only new and original articles may be considered for publication. Acts of plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not acceptable. Submitted works will be rejected and withdrawn from the journal’s website if they are discovered to be plagiarized. All sources, like words, ideas and concepts from existing publications, should be credited.

CSCanada use multiple ways to assist the journal editorial offices with screening for plagiarism. The methods include using different web-based software programs that compare documents and marks found similarities as a possible instance of plagiarism, as well as the referenced sources from academic databases.

 

Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license

CSCanada applies the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license to all works we publish (read the human-readable summary or the full license legal code). Under the CC BY license, authors retain ownership of the copyright for their article, but authors allow anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or copy articles in PLOS journals, so long as the original authors and source are cited. No permission is required from the authors or the publishers.



Reminder

How to do online submission to another Journal?

If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:

1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author

Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.

2. Submission

Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.


We only use three mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases:
caooc@hotmail.com; hess@cscanada.net; hess@cscanada.org

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