Submitting your paper

This journal uses Editorial Manager to manage the peer-review process. If you haven't submitted a paper to this journal before, you will need to create an account in the submission centre. Please read the guidelines above and then submit your paper in the relevant Author Centre, where you will find user guides and a helpdesk.

Proposals for special and guest-edited issues should be made directly to the editors, or to the contact

Please note that The Yearbook of Balkan and Baltic Studies (YBBS) uses Crossref™ to screen papers for unoriginal material. By submitting your paper to The Yearbook of Balkan and Baltic Studies you are agreeing to originality checks during the peer-review and production processes.  

On acceptance, we recommend that you keep a copy of your Accepted Manuscript. Find out more about sharing your work. 

Books for review should be sent to:
Liisa Vesik, The Yearbook of Balkan and Baltic Studies (YBBS), Estonian Literature Museum, Vanemuise 42, 50003 Tartu.


Publication ethics and malpractice statement

ISSN (print) 2613-7844 (online) 2613-7852 YBBS is a joint publication of Bulgarian, Lithuanian,  Estonian and Latvian Academies of Sciences, Centre of Excellence in Estonian Studies, Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum, Estonian Literary Museum, Lithuanian Institute of History, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, University of Latvia.