Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA: Announcements <p align="justify"><strong>Journal of the Geographical Institute "Jovan Cvijić" SASA </strong>is an interdisciplinary scientific journal devoted to the publication of scientific manuscripts related to physical geography and human geography. The Journal was founded in 1951 by the <a href="">Geographical Institute of the Serbian Academy of Sciences</a> in Belgrade. All articles are published under Open Access, which means that all content is available and can be downloaded free of charge from the website of the Journal and used for educational and non-commercial purposes. More information you may find at the <a href="">DoiSerbia Repository.</a> Submission of the articles doesn't involve article processing charges (APCs) neither submission charges. Journal's alternative titles and abbreviations are:<em> Зборник радова Географског института "Јован Цвијић" САНУ / Zbornik radova: Geografski institut "Jovan Cvijić" SANU / J. Geogr. Inst. Jovan Cvijić SASA.</em> </p> <p align="justify"> <img src="" alt="" width="377" height="511" /></p> <p align="justify">The Journal is subsequently published in <strong>print and online in the English language</strong>. Manuscripts in English should be delivered to the Editorial Board in electronic form (MS Word in doc. format). Authors should use a Form for writing articles (template file), which can be found on <a href="">Authors Guidelines</a>, to prepare their manuscripts.</p> <p align="justify">Papers will be considered only <strong>if have not been published elsewhere before</strong>, not under consideration for publication elsewhere, and that its publication has been tacitly or explicitly approved by all co-authors (if any) and by the responsible authorities at the institution where the work was carried out. After publication in the Journal, the authors also warrant that the manuscript will not be published elsewhere in any language without the consent of the copyright holder.</p> <p align="justify">The Journal welcomes <strong>scientific articles</strong> (original scientific articles, reviews, communications, letters, research notes and book reviews) <strong>related to physical geography or human geography</strong> (see <a href="">Focus and Scope</a>). After editors’ acceptance, the submitted manuscripts are forwarded to two or three referees for a blind review. The usual period of reviewing the papers takes three to four months, depending on the number of submitted materials. All of the reviewers of a paper act independently and they are not aware of each other’s identities. If the decisions of the two reviewers are not the same (accept/reject), the Editor may assign additional reviewers.</p> <p align="justify">The Journal welcomes the <strong>manuscripts from authors whose articles can enrich the overall view of the geography and related scientific disciplines</strong>. It is understood that all the authors, having submitted their papers to the Editorial Board, agree to the publishing politics and ethics. The editors are responsible for deciding which articles will be published. The editors are guided by the policies of the Journal's Editorial Board and constrained by legal requirements in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism. More information about the responsibilities of editors, authors, reviewers and publisher you may find in <a href="">Publishing ethics</a>.</p> en-US 70 years of the Journal of the Geographical Institute "Jovan Cvijić" SASA (1951-2021) <p>Dear scholars, collaborators, and readers,</p> <p><em>Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić“ SASA</em> is celebrating an important jubilee ‒ 70 years since the publishing of the first edition. In January 1951, at the initiative of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and the Geographical Institute SAS, the first volume of the Journal was edited by Academician Petar S. Jovanović. In the following years and decades of work, the Journal has been published in regular intervals, in Serbian, French, and English, and presented the empirical and theoretical results of the research in the fields of physical geography, human geography, regional geography, cartography, and related sciences and scientific disciplines.</p> <p>During the many decades-long developments of the Journal, a continuous advancement is notable in the quality of the published articles, the creation of the new website in OJS software, the introduction of CC license, and the innovations in the editorial policy, which, in recent years, has resulted in the indexing of the publication by several renowned index bases, of which some of the most significant ones are Web of Science, Scopus, and DOAJ, as well as in the status of the national journal of international significance, granted by the Ministry of Education, Science, and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia. Today, the Journal is a modern, interdisciplinary scientific publication that is regularly published three times a year, and which enables free access and the publishing of scientific articles free of charge. The complete content of the Journal is available in an <em>open access</em> mode, and can be downloaded from the website of the Journal, and used for educational and non-commercial purposes.</p> <p><strong>On this occasion, we would like to thank all the individuals and institutions who have contributed to the development of the Journal and participated in the scientific, academic, and editorial activities of the Journal for many years. Due to the current epidemiological measures, the festive celebration of the 70th jubilee of the Journal will not be held as it was previously planned.</strong></p> <p>Yours sincerely,</p> <p>Marko D. Petrović and Gorica Stanojević</p> <p><em>Editors-in-chief</em></p> Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA 2021-01-29 Scopus Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA 2019-03-04 OnLine-First publication (OLF) Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA 2018-11-02 Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) Journal of the Geographical Institute “Jovan Cvijić” SASA 2017-08-05