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Tourism; The Journal of University of Lodz

  • published continuously for 25 years, it deals with a wide range of tourism issues;
  • it is addressed to representatives of a variety of tourism-related disciplines;
  • it includes the results of recent tourism research;
  • in addition to tourism and recreation, there are articles on spatial aspects of the hospitality industry.

Why subscribe and read

  • its articles present the latest trends in world tourism studies;
  • it publishes current research results in the field of tourism;
  • it is reviewed by competent professionals from Poland and abroad.

Why submit

  • it is published twice a year;
  • all articles are reviewed by external referees;
  • all articles by non-English speaking authors are proofread by a native English speaker.

Turyzm is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal. The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:

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Instruction for Authors

Tourism publishes articles not longer than 4000 words, research notes up to 2500 words, and reports and book reviews not exceeding 1000 words. The papers should be submitted in Polish and English. Authors should send two copies in Polish and one in English and the texts recorded on a CD to the editors’ address. The text should include figure captions, keys and tables in appropriate places, with the figures attached as separate documents. The article should include an abstract (up to 70 words) and ‘words’. On the first page authors should place their first name and surname, their workplace and its address, and their e-mail address.

Sources quoted in the text should include the name of the author (without initials), the year of publication and the page number referred to, e.g. Kowalski (1994) or (Kowalski 1994). An alphabetical index of quoted publications (not numbered) is to be placed at the end of the paper under the heading Bibliography. Each entry should include the following: author’s name, initials, year of publication, title of the article or book, name and number of the journal (or the joint publication where the article comes from), the publisher and the place of publication. Finally the author should give the page numbers where the article can be found. Each of these elements are to be separated with commas – brackets and colons are not to be used.

All who are interested are welcome to work with us.
Papers should be sent to the following address:

Collegium Geographicum
Instytut Geografii Miast i Turyzmu UŁ, pok. 115
ul. Kopcińskiego 31, 90-142 Łódź, Poland
tel. 00 48 426356305, fax 00 48 42 6354550
e-mail: thetourism@geo.ini.lodz.pl

Andrzej Stasiak

Andrzej Matczak, Sławoj Tanaś

Justyna Mokras-Grabowska, Tomasz Napierała

Wiesław Alejziak – University of Physical Education in Krakow, Poland
Anna Aleksandrova – Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Carlos Costa – University of Aveiro, Portugalia
Lydia Coudroy de Lille – Lumière University Lyon 2, France
Daniela Dumbraveanu – University of Buchurest, Romania
Grzegorz Gołembski – Poznan University of Economics and Business, Poland
Antoni Jackowski – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
Myriam Jansen-Verbeke – Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Andrzej Kowalczyk – University of Warsaw, Poland
Włodzimierz Kurek – Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
Wasyl Kyfiak – Chernivtsi Trade and Economics Institute of KNTEU, Ukraine
Robert Maitland – University of Westminster, Great Britain
Yoel Mansfeld – University of Haifa, Israel
Beata Meyer – University of Szczecin, Poland
Mirosław Mika – Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland
Jayne Rogerson – University of Johannesburg, RPA
Even Tjørve – Høgskolen Innlandet, Lillehammer, Norge
Philippe Violier – Universite d’Angers, France
Jiří Vystoupil – Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic
Piotr Zmyślony – Poznań University of Economics and Business, Poland

Beata Bednarek

Institute of Urban and Tourism Geography, University of Lodz, Poland
90-142 Łódź, Kopcińskiego st., 31
tel. +48 42 6356305, fax +48 42 6354550
e-mail: theturyzm@geo.uni.lodz.pl

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