About the Journal

Neuphilologische Mitteilungen

Neuphilologische Mitteilungen is an open-acess e-journal published by the Modern Language Society of  Helsinki. The double-blind refereed journal publishes linguistic and philological articles on English, German, French, Italian and Spanish. The journal has been published in print since 1899 (vols. 1-120). It is indexed in the Linguistic Bibliography, Linguistics Abstracts Online, the MLA International Bibliography, The Year’s Work in Modern Language Studies, and Ulrich's Web.

As of 2020 (vol. 121), Neuphilologische Mitteilungen is published as an open-access e-journal via Journal.fi, a journal management and publishing service provided by the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies. Older volumes are available in electronic format through the EBSCO, JSTOR and CENGAGE databases with an embargo of one year. Older print volumes can be ordered from Tiedekirja book store for the price of 80 € (in Finland: 40 €).

Contributions published in Neuphilologische Mitteilungen are licensed under a CC-Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0). The copyright is held by the publisher, the Modern Language Society of Helsinki. Authors are allowed to deposit versions of their work in an institutional or other repository of their choice. The journal does not charge any publication fee from the authors.

Peer review statement

All articles published in Neuphilologische Mitteilungen have been peer reviewed. Anonymized submissions are reviewed by two independent experts, and their reports are sent to the author.

The peer review documents are stored in the digital archives of the journal. For accepted submissions these include the article manuscript, the reviewers’ reports and the decision. For rejected submissions only the names of the authors and reviewers and the title of the submission are stored.

Submissions that fall outside the scope of the journal or fail in the initial quality screening do not enter the review process. In such cases the authors are informed directly that their article cannot be published in Neuphilologische Mitteilungen.

In 2019 Neuphilologische Mitteilungen was granted the permission to use the peer-review label of the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies (TSV).