Language and Text

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The mission of the journal "Language and Text" is to distribute information about scientific research on current issues of humanities (philology, linguistics, language education, literary studies, textual studies, etc.). The journal publishes the results of scientific research, archival materials, reviews, reviews of scientific conferences and symposia.

The journal publishes the works of Russian and foreign scientists.

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education
Frequency: quarterly
Published since 2014
Full-text electronic version available at

We do not charge any submission or publication fees.

Open Access Journal
This is an open access journal. All content is available for non-commercial purposes 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, or use them for any other lawful purpose citing the source. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

The journal is  covered in various Russian and international indexing databases.

The journal is recommended by the Higher Attestation Commission (HAC) under the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation in the List of leading scientific journals and publications for the publication of scientific results of dissertation research, peer-reviewed scientific publications in which the main scientific results of dissertations for the degree of candidate of sciences, for the degree of Doctor of sciences should be published. It was incorporated in 2023.

Journal’s scope (according to the list of scientific branches):

  • 5.3.4. – Educational Psychology, Psychodiagnostics of Digital Educational Environments (Psychological Sciences). since 21.02.2023.
  • 5.3.5. – Social Psychology, Political and Economic Psychology (Psychological Sciences). since 21.02.2023.
  • 5.3.7. – Developmental Psychology (Psychological Sciences). since 21.02.2023.

The editorial board includes more than 20 doctors of sciences of Russia, as well as foreign researchers. All of them have made a significant contribution to the development of their field of knowledge. Each of them provided written consent to join the editorial board of the journal.

Preparation of Papers: The published materials contain information about the authors, their place of work and the necessary contact details. Keywords and abstracts in English and Russian languages are mandatory when publishing scientific articles in Russian. All published scientific articles must include reference lists drawn up in accordance with the rules of publication, based on the requirements specified in the existing standards. Guidelines for submitting, reviewing and publishing manuscripts are available on the official website of the journal.

License Terms:
Creative Commons LicenseAll materials in this journal are licensed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 4.0 International License: users are free to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, remix, transform, and build upon the material as long as they give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. Users may not use the materials for commercial purposes.

License conditions

This is an open access journal.

The journal "Language and Text" is a peer-reviewed scientific periodical, registered in accordance with the law as a means of mass media.

The main content of the journal includes scientific articles and scientific reviews.

Review process: the journal uses a double-blind review of all materials received by the editorial office that correspond to its subject matter, in order to assess them. All reviewers are acknowledged experts on the subject of peer-reviewed materials and have had publications on the subject of the reviewed article within the last 3 years. Reviews are stored in the publishing house and in the editorial office for 5 years.

Journal web site: Online edition is publicly available in Russian and English languages including annotation, keywords, author information for all articles and abstracts published, as well as full-text versions of all articles. The site includes information in Russian and English about a publisher (see Publisher information), chief editor, editorial board and editorial committee (see Editorial board), as well as contact information describing the journal aims.

Website Mass Media RegistrationCertificate:

The official website address of the publication on the Internet:

Title: Language and Text
Mass Media Registration Certificate: EL № FS77-67008 dated August 30, 2016

Editorial office address: 123290, Moscow, Shelepikhinskaya Naberezhnaya, 2А, building 2

Form of Distribution: electronic periodical publication (EPP)

Languages: Russian, English

Distribution area: Russian Federation, foreign countries

Founder: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education (MSUPE)