Since 2001, AlmaDL, the Digital Library Sector of the Documentary and Departmental Division, has offered technical and professional support to scholars and researchers of the University of Bologna, making electronic collections available online and providing digital repository and e-publishing services. In particular, AlmaDL Journals is the service dedicated to University of Bologna based open access journals. It helps the academic editorial teams of scientific journals publish online and open access. The journals are either newly digital born publications or the digital versions of traditional print serials that intend to harness the web to spread their diffusion and increase their visibility at a more international scale. All AlmaDL Journals are are subject to "legal deposit", and thus digitally archived within the National Central Library of Florence.
Almatourism - Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development
Almatourism - ISSN 2036-5195 is an electronic journal of the Scientific and Didactical Campus of Rimini and the Center for Advanced Studies in Tourism (CAST) of the Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna. It is an innovative platform for study and research on culture and territorial development in the various disciplinary fields regarding tourism.
Antropologia e Teatro. Rivista di Studi
Antropologia e Teatro (Anthropology and Theatre) is concerned in opinions and discussions on both Anthropology and Performing Arts. The review sets a common denominator between the fields: correct and scientific exposition of the topics.
Bruno Pini Mathematical Analysis Seminar
The journal publishes seminars solicited by the Department of Mathematics, University of Bologna. It features recent developments in mathematical analysis.
Confluenze. Rivista di Studi Iberoamericani
CONFLUENZE is an online peer review journal dedicated to Latin American studies in social sciences and humanities.
Conservation Science in Cultural Heritage
Conservation Science in Cultural Heritage is an international peer reviewed journal which continues Quaderni di Scienza della Conservazione.
Danza e ricerca
Born within the dance studies promoted by the University Degree in Entertainment Disciplines of the University of Bologna, the journal represents an open and flexible space to disseminate the researches and observations of the Italian scholars of this discipline, with a particular attention to younger University scholars. The type of contributions, according to the varied nature of the subject being studied and the most recent disciplinary approaches, ranges from historiography to theory to reviews, with an extensive use of research tools deriving from interrelated disciplines such as anthropology, philosophy, sociology and pedagogy.
DISEGNARECON is a digital journal focused on research and feedbacks related to the Architectural Drawing field and to the Project Communication. It is a tool intended to create an international network aimed to discuss both for stakeholders and academic researchers, in order to develop a comparison in the Construction Engineering and Architecture areas.
DISEGNARECON is supervised by the teaching staff of DA - Department of Architecture, which is part of Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna (ITALY).
Encyclopaideia – ISSN 1825-8670 is an international peer review journal, founded in 1996 at the University of Bologna. It is a pedagogical journal in the cultural and scientific pedagogic Italian context. It publishes theoretical, methodological and political articles on key issues in the education field from a multidisciplinary and phenomenological point of view.
EQA - International Journal of Environmental Quality
EQA is an international, multidisciplinary and peer-reviewed journal that encourages high-quality submissions of original research or brief reviews and analyses dealing with the aspects concerning soil, water and air quality and the sustainable use of these environmental resources. Policy analyses, regional reports, conference reports and book reviews on the above mentioned topic are also welcome.
The magazine offers studies and research in the history of art in its various articulations, mainly in its historical critical, theoretical and methodological aspects.
Governare la paura. Journal of interdisciplinary studies
«Governare la paura. A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies» (Scientific Director: Maria Laura Lanzillo) is an international refereed open access journal that publishes research studies on the themes of fear, security and risk.
IN_BO. Ricerche e progetti per il territorio, la città e l'architettura
IN_BO is a digital journal which involves the entire framework of disciplines for education of Engineers and Architects. This complex issue has been followed for many years at the University of Bologna, through the Architectural Engineering Degree course. The journal was founded with the aim to compare research experiences and studies regarded to different scientific fields, in particular, to knowledge and representation of landscape, cities and architecture. The intent is to turn a debate able to disseminate contents of current researchers, with the belief that every experience in the field of planning, urban design and architecture, can be an instrument for the promotion and development of quality, both in scientific and cultural production. Professors, researchers, Phd students and practioners are invited to discuss their work, to become actors in a real partnership for a common professional achievement.
IN_BO is a bilingual (Italian / English), open access e-journal and adopts a selection system based on peer-review. It is indexed in the major national databases and in the most prestigious international libraries. In 2012 it has been included in ANVUR (Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research Institutes) list of scientific journals for the purpose of the National Scientific Qualification.
INTRECCI d'arte is the openaccess journal of the PhD course in Visual, Performing and Medial Arts of the University of Bologna, which avails itself of multidisciplinary competences aimed to increase the knowledge, the protection and the enhancement of cultural heritage. It offers its PhD students an opportunity to express, debate and compare their ideas. It aims to propose innovative and effective interpretive keys and verify public and private management models for heritage valorisation and safeguarding.
INTRECCI d’arte is a peer-reviewed journal.The scientific board reserves itself the right to ask the authors to make changes according to the advice of referees and editorial staff.
IpoTesi di Preistoria
The main objective of the journal is to spread to the scientific world the results of recent researches and studies concerning Italian prehistory and protohistory, in order to bring out knowledge and information on issues and contexts of the most remote ages of history. The digital format publication allows to draw attention to those contributions which are often waiting for suitable editorial spaces, due to their peculiar wealth of data and documentation. The journal aims to become an a platform for data-sharing and discussions on the analysis and interpretations of prehistoric contexts, research methods, and economic and social transformations of prehistory.
Journal of Formalized Reasoning
The journal encourages submission of papers describing significant, automated or semi-automated formalization efforts in any area, including classical mathematics, constructive mathematics, formal algorithms, and program verification. The emphasis of the journal is on proof techniques and methodologies and their impact on the formalization process. In particular, the journal provides a forum for comparing alternative approaches, enhancing reusability of solutions and offering a clear view of the current state of the field.
Labour & Law Issues
Labour & Law Issues – ISSN 2421-2695 is a digital journal that deals with labour law, employment and industrial relations in the context of juridical and social sciences. LLI intends to start a debate on labour law values and rules and on hybridizations passing through them.
Montesquieu.it – ISSN 2421-4124 is an international peer review journal, founded in 2009 at the University of Bologna. It publishes articles in historical political thought, modern political theory, normative and analytical philosophy, and the history of ideas, as well as critical assessments of contemporary works.
«Musica Docta» is a digital peer-reviewed, open access journal born in 2010 as a project of SagGEM (Gruppo per l’Educazione Musicale del «Saggiatore musicale»). The journal is dedicated to publishing studies in the field of pedagogy and music education, in Italian, French, English, Spanish, and German. The expression Musica docta refers, on the one hand, to the appreciation of art music – without prejudice to other music genres and traditions – and on its transmission in the educational experience, on the other hand.
PsicoArt – Rivista on line di arte e psicologia
The review publishes research work in order to promote an interdisciplinary understanding of the relationship between art, literature, psychology and psychoanalysis.
Ricerche di Pedagogia e Didattica. Journal of Theories and Research in Education
Ricerche di Pedagogia e Didattica. Journal of Theories and Research in Education is an online open access international scientific journal dedicated to study and research on education. It uses a double-blind peer review process and publishes articles in Italian and English. The Journal takes an interdisciplinary and pluri-methodological approach. It offers a place of dialogue for researchers and professionals coming from diverse theoretical and empirical backgrounds, involved in the study of educational phenomena. It is an intellectual forum of excellence for the circulation of scientific knowledge regarding education. It welcomes critical papers, research reports, historical and literary research inspired by diverse theoretical frameworks and empirical approaches. It is committed to facilitating international dialogue between researchers and professionals in education and ensuring that scientific knowledge can make a contribution to educational policies and everyday educational practices.
Scienza & Politica. Per una storia delle dottrine
«Scienza & Politica, per una storia delle dottrine» is an experiment that has been lasting for more than twenty years. It started as a printed journal in 1989, from 2011 it is published only in electronic format. "Scienza & Politica" addresses the consolidated views of the scientific disciplines concerning “the Political”, that are more or less routinely divided into philosophy, history, law, sociology, plus a history specifically concerned with thought.
Series - International Journal of TV Serial Narratives
SERIES – ISSN 2421-454X is an open access and peer reviewed journal specialized in TV seriality. This is a joint project by members of the Universitat Politècnica de València (Escola Politècnica Superior de Gandia/DCADHA) and the Università di Bologna.
STATISTICA quarterly journal, founded by Paolo Fortunati. Statistica accepts original papers dealing with methodological and technical aspects of statistics and statistical analyses in the various scientific fields. It publishes also book reviews and announcements. Full texts are available since 2002.
Studi Tributari Europei
Studi Tributari Europei – European Tax Studies – ISSN 2036-3583 is the review of the European School of Advanced Tax Studies of the University of Bologna.