About the Journal

Publisher: Jan Dlugosz University Publishing House

Frequency: Quarterly

p-ISSN: 2545-3211
e-ISSN: 2657-4322

Average time from submission to final decision in current issue (4/2023): 70 days

The journal received 40 points on the Polish list of scientific journals and reviewed materials from international conferences as of January 5, 2024.

Brief history

The Journal has a history spanning over 20 years:

  • Since Q3 2018 to the present: The journal has been published under its current title: Sport and Tourism Central European Journal (ISSN 2545-3211).
  • From 2005 to Q2 2018: The journal was published as "Research Papers of the Jan Dlugosz University of Częstochowa – Physical Culture Studies and Research" (ISSN 1895-8680). During the years 2005 to 2012, the journal was published annually. Subsequently, it transitioned to bi-annual publication from 2013 to 2016, and since 2016, it has established itself as a quarterly journal.
  • From 1997 to 2004: The journal was published under the title "Research Papers. Physical Culture" (ISSN 1505-4241). During this period, the journal was published annually.

Abstracting and Indexing
BazHum (Polish Humanistic Database)
CEEOL (Central and Eastern European Online Library)
CeON (Centre for Open Science, an open-access repository for the research output of Polish scholars)
CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
ERIH PLUS (European Reference Index for the Humanities)
Google Scholar
Index Copernicus (ICV 2022 = 100.00)
Scimago Journal Rank (SJR)
SPORTDiscus (EBSCOhost)