Wednesday 23 Aug 2017

Instructions for Authors

The journal Biosystems and Information Technology is a free of charge peer-reviewed open access journal aiming to publish research related papers in relatively short time online.

Types of paper

Reviews, research papers and application notes of software are welcome.

Formating instructions of the manuscript

Authors should follow the template (see the templates at bottom of this page). Specific articles can be organized in different sections compared to the template.

Submission of manuscript

Manuscripts should be submitted electronically as e-mail attachments to the address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Follow these steps:

  • Step 1. Prepare the text in a word processing software (MS Word or Open/LibreOffice)
  • Step 2. Prepare figures or graphics at good resolution in formats PNG, GIF, TIFF, PPT and JPEG not exceeding size of 5 MB per figure or graphic item. Tables should be prepared in a word processing software.
  • Step 3. Submit manuscripts electronically as e-mail attachments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Make sure you include:
    1. Contact information for the Submitting Author (address, e-mail and telephone number).
    2. The text and graphic files for your manuscript. Graphics should be also on separate file(s).
    3. (optional) Information about the authors and the manuscript; A cover letter with information for Editors, and two to four suggested reviewers for the manuscript and/or potential reviewers to whom the paper should not be sent.
  • Step 4. A manuscript number (reference ID for correspondence) will be e-mailed to the e-mail of submitter.

Review Process

Members of the editorial board will review all manuscripts to determine whether they are appropriate for evaluation by expert reviewers. Manuscripts will be re-reviewed after addressing questions of reviewers.

Statement about Open Access

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

Open Access

Electronic Open Access Journal
no publishing fee
2 issues per year
ISSN 2255-8004

Publisher

The journal is published by a scientific company SIA TIBIT in collaboration with:

  • Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology of the University of Latvia
  • Faculty of Information Technology of the Latvia University of Agriculture.