About the Journal

Focus and Scope
The journal is aimed at scholars, independent researchers and postgraduate students specialising in Irish studies.


Peer Review Process
All submissions are read by two anonymous reviewers. Authors’ identities are not revealed to the reviewers. Should the judgment of the two reviewers be inconsistent, a third reviewer will be called in. Once the reviewing process is concluded, the review copies are sent to the author, or to the first author of co-authored papers, with the appropriate instructions.


Publication Frequency
Twice a year.


Open Access Policy
ABEI Journal l is free and open access. The submissionas are free from charges. ABEI Journal does not have submission or article processing charges (APCs)


Submission's Compliance
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.


Author Guidelines
Submissions are welcome in all interdisciplinary fields of Irish Studies and can be made in two categories: articles and reviews. Articles should not exceed 6,000 words and reviews 1500 words, Times New Roman 12, space 1,5. The submissionas are free from charges. ABEI Journal does not have submission or article processing charges (APCs)


Submission Guidelines
1- The journal accepts manuscripts in English only.
2- Manuscripts should be from 8 to 15 pages long, Times New Roman 12, space 1,5, and be in Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx). Reviews should follow the same format and be 2-3 pages long.
3- A 150-word Abstract and 5 keywords must be included.
4- Information about the author's affiliation, institution, city and country must also be supplied as a separate file, and not within the text.
5- Illustrations, graphs, and tables, with their numbers and captions, must also be supplied as a separate file in print quality (include their source information whenever they have not been created by the author of the manuscript). Authors must have permission to use any element that they have taken from another source.
6- Endnotes should be numbered consecutively and placed at the end of the manuscript.
7- Quotes in a different language from the text should be followed by their translation as an endnote.
8- The reference list should appear at the end of the manuscript, alphabetized by authors’ last name in MLA style.


Archival System
PKP Preservation Network (PN)


Modern Language Association (MLA)
 Directory of Open Acess Journals (DOAJ)
Diretório de Políticas Editoriais das revistas científicas brasileiras (Diadorim)
Google Scholar


Privacy Statement
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.


Copyright Notice
Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.


Journal History
The Brazilian Journal of Irish Studies has been published annually since 1999 in print version. From volume 20, number 1 onwards it is published online twice a year. It is open access (OJS) and covers various fields of research on Irish Studies. It also contains a section "Voices from Brazil" in order to share Brazilian culture with foreign readers.