About the Journal

ISSN: 0016-7789
E-ISSN: 1854-620X

Aim and Scope
Geologija is a scientific Slovenian geological journal. It has been published since 1953. It has an international editorial board. Contributions cover the fields of regional geology, stratigraphy, palaeontology, sedimentology, petrology, mineralogy, mineral deposits, geophysics, hydrogeology, environment protection, geochemistry, geohazards, seismology, geoinformatics and related topics.

Peer Review Process
All submitted manuscripts are reviewed by at least two reviewers. When submitting their paper, authors can suggest three reviewers. However, the editorial office retains the sole right to choose the reviewer for a particular manuscript.

The journal is indexed in Scopus, Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ), GeoRef, CAPlus (Chemical Abstracts), PASCAL, Zoological record in EBSCOhost.

Publication Frequency
The journal is published twice a year.

Open Access Policy and Copyright Statement
Geologija is an open access journal. Authors agree that their articles published in Geologija are open access under the licence CC BY 4.0. Authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions (© Author(s)).


Geological Survey of Slovenia

Slovenian Research Agency
Geological Survey of Slovenia

Article processing charges
As a diamond open access journal, Geologija does not collect any submission charges or article processing charges (APC) on published articles. The publication of Geologija is funded by the Geological Survey of Slovenia and financially supported by the Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS). Published articles are not eligible for a fee.

Geologija is committed to keep all published articles available at all times. Published articles are uploaded to the journal’s own website and also to the portal Digital library of Slovenia – dLib and from the year 2022 on to DiRROS repository (Digital repository of Slovenian research organizations).

Publication Ethics Statement
As the publisher of Geologija, we are aware of the fact that with a growing number of published titles, the problem of plagiarism, fraud and misconduct in scientific publishing is becoming more and more severe. We have, therefore, committed to support ethical publication and have fully endorsed the guidelines and standards developed by COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics).

We use the iThenticate platform to check for potential plagiarism in the manuscript.