The Scientific Journal of Bielsko-Biala School of Finance and Law (Alternative title: Zeszyty NaukoweWyższej Szkoły Finansów i Prawa w Bielsku-Białej) - ISSN 2543-9103; eISSN 2543-411X - has been published since 1997 and is dynamically growing Journal for scientists and people who want to share their scientific achievements. It is a quarterly publication with the scoring 5 - assigned by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, ICV 2016 & 2017: 100.00 - assigned by the ICI JOURNALS MASTER LIST, indexed in Polish and international databases such as: DOAJ, CEJSH, CEEOL, BASE, ICI Journals Master List, ERIH PLUS, EBSCO, ROAD, Google Scholar. An Open Access (OA) to Journal's content is provided (papers are published under a Creative Commons Attribution CC-BY-NC 4.0 license) on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
The Journal publishes original scientific research, global news, letters and commentary as well as review articles. It's aimis to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical research relating to social sciences in as much detail as possible in order to present the latest socio-economic phenomena and to promote scientific predictions and impact assessments of global change and development. ASEJ's profileis focused on issues related to social sciences (including Finance, Economics, Business, Law, Internal Security) and technical sciences.
ASEJ implements the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) guidelinesis and takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication, that includes: General duties and responsibilities of editors, Relations with readers, Relations with authors, Relations with editors, Relations with editorial board members, Relations with journal owners and publishers, Editorial and peer review processes, Protecting individual data, Encouraging ethical research (e.g. research involving humans or animals), Dealing with possible misconduct, Ensuring the integrity of the academic record, Intellectual property. Encouraging debate, Complaints, Conflicts of interest.
Reference: Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). (2011, March 7). Code of Conduct and Best-Practice. Guidelines for Journal Editors COPE International standard for responsible research publication for authors.
ASEJ takes publishing ethics issues very seriously and editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to ASEJ journal, iThenticate and anti-plagiarism platform to check submissions against previous publications is used. ASEJ works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work. Submission of a manuscript to a ASEJ journal implies that all authors have read and agreed to its content and that the manuscript conforms to the journal’s policies.
ASEJ also seriously treats protection of privacy of the users of this Journal website. The names, personal details and e-mail addresses entered in this website shall be processed solely for the stated purposes of this Journal. Users consent to receive communication from the Scientific Journal for the stated purposes of the journal. Queries with regard to privacy may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The content of the ASEJ is preserved by The PKP Preservation Network (PN), Polish National Library and ICI Journals Master List.
The Journal's Scientific Council includes representatives of different lines of science from a number of Polish and foreign academic centers such as for example Czech Republic, Slovakia, Spain, Germany, Italy, Iceland, USA.
Thanks to the Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the program DUN implemented by the Ministry regarding activities disseminating science, the Journal one more time has received funding for its development.