Editorial Policies

Section Policies

Long paper

Papers report significant new research results in computational linguistics. Submissions under this category are typically between 30 and 40 journal pages in length. Longer papers might, for example, describe the results of a large research project or dissertation. Each paper is reviewed by at least two experts in the field; all submissions, regardless of length, will be held to the same standards of technical and presentation quality.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Short paper

Papers report significant new research results in computational linguistics. Short papers of around 15-20 journal pages in length are welcomed, and may be reviewed more quickly. Shorter papers might contain a description of a single experiment, algorithm, or other technical result. Each paper is reviewed by at least two experts in the field; all submissions, regardless of length, will be held to the same standards of technical and presentation quality.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Survey article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Squibs and Discussions

This category includes short articles reporting technical results, discussions of results, algorithms, or new computational linguistic data or tools of interest to the journal readership. Submissions should generally not exceed eight double-spaced pages.

Editors
  • Michael White
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Special Issue: Language in Social Media

Editors
  • Farah Benamara Zitoune
  • Diana Inkpen
  • Maite Taboada
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Special Issue: Historical Linguistics

Editors
  • Johann-Mattis List
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Special Issue: Multilingual and Interlingual Semantic Representations for Natural Language Processing

Editors
  • Marta Ruiz
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed