Medijske studije (Media Studies) is an interdisciplinary journal published by the Faculty of Political Science of the University of Zagreb.
The journal provides an international forum for the presentation of research and advancement of discourse concerning media, communications, journalism, and public relations, within each field’s cultural, historical, political and/or economic contexts.
It welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. Journal is published every year in June and December.
The articles should not be published before (neither partially nor completely), nor currently be considered for publication by any other journal or book, nor should the submissions be a translation of previously published articles. All manuscripts shall undergo a rigorous international, double-blind peer review. Call for paper is permanently open, only special thematic issues will have special calls.
Medijske studije (Media Studies) does not levy any charges to an author to process or publish a paper. This includes article processing charges (APCs), submission charges, page charges, color charges or any instance where money is required to complete the publication process. There are no submission charges to an author and no publication charges to an author.
Medijske studije (Media Studies) is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. The author (or authors) is the copyright holder and retains publishing rights - see more on Author Rights. Medijske studije journal is under the CC (Creative Commons) licence.
See Code of ethics.
Articles published in Media Studies are indexed in:
Emerging Sources Citation Index of the Web of Science Core Collection (beginning with volume 6, issue 11, June 2015)
Scopus (beginning with volume 5, issue 9, June 2014)
ERIH PLUS and
and are available in the open access data bases
Hrčak – The Portal of Scientific Journals of Croatia and
DOAJ – the Directory of Open Access Journals.
Since 2013 journal Medijske studije has been published in cooperation with the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia.
Medijske studije (Media Studies)
Lepusiceva 6, HR-10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Paško Bilić, Nebojša Blanuša, Viktorija Car (Editor-in-Chief), Marijana Grbeša, Hrvoje Jakopović (Executive Editor Assistant), Igor Kanižaj (Executive Editor), Dunja Majstorović, Božo Skoko, Gordana Vilović
Editorial Advisory Board
Sandra Bašić Hrvatin, University of Primorska, Slovenia
Helena Bilandžić, University of Augsburg, Germany
Nico Carpentier, VUB – Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Free University of Brussels), Belgium
Arthur G. Cosby, Social Science Research Center, Mississippi State University, USA
Peter Dahlgren, University of Lund, Sweden
Maria Edström, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Annette Hill, University of Lund, Sweden
Renee Hobbs, Harrington School of Communication and Media, University of Rhode Island, USA
Najil Kurtić, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Vesna Lamza Posavec, Institute of Social Sciences Ivo Pilar, Croatia
Paolo Mancini, University of Perugia, Italy
David Morley, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK
Marina Mučalo, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Nenad Prelog, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Orlin Spassov, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Bulgaria
Ivan Šiber, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Barbara Thomaß, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany
Dejan Verčič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Barbie Zelizer, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Medijske studije (Media Studies), Fakultet politickih znanosti, Lepusiceva 6, 10000 Zagreb, Hrvatska / Croatia
One Issue: 14 Eur
One Year (Two Issues) or Double Issue: 28 Eur