Author Guidelines

The Editorial board kindly invites authors to publish a scholarly paper or a review article in the journal. Please submit your manuscripts online.

Your published articles will be in open access on the journal site: and be deposited both in the DOAJ archive and in the VNU Publishers repository:

All submitted scholarly paper(s) will be peer-reviewed and the editorial board will inform the author(s) about any decision (on peer-review policy see here:

The originals must meet the following requirements:


English (preference), Ukrainian.


The article must be in a version similar or higher than Word 97. The recommended length is 10-18 pages (max 5,000 words) including two abstracts and references, A4 paper format, with 2,5 cm for upper, lower, right and left margins, observing 2 space between lines and with Times New Roman font type, with a 12 point body.


The first page must include the capitalized and centered title of the article in bold. Below go author(s) name(s), affiliation(s), city, country, e-mail(s), 12 point body, e.g. Petro Smith, ORCID ID, Scopus Author ID (if available), Lesya Ukrainka Volyn National University, Ukraine,, then abstracts.


Each paper should include two abstracts in English and Ukrainian. Each of them should contain 250-300 words (not more) preceded by the author’s family and given names, the title of the article (in the respective language). For the abstract in Ukrainian, the editors may assist upon request. The abstracts should be written in italics with a 12 point body. Also, 5-7 keywords should be included at the end of each abstract.


Quotations in the text should be as follows: According to Yu. Shevelov (Shevelov, 2012), or (Smith, 2014, p. 3) where 3 means the number of page with the quotation. Comments and notes should be included in footnotes. Any examples should be italicized and numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals. The article should contain the following parts: introductionmethodsthe study; results and discussionconclusions.


References should come at the end of the paper. They should be written according to the APA style with a 12 point body and in alphabetic order. The Ukrainian (and any Cyrillic-based, Semitic, Mandarin, etc.) references should be both written in the original language and transcribed in Latin letters:

An example of reference:


Шевельов Ю. Нарис сучасної української літературної мови та інші лінгвістичні студії. К.: Темпора, 2012.

Shevelov, Yu. (2012). Narys Suchasnoii Ukrains’koii Literaturnoii Movy ta Inshi Lingvistychni Studii [An Outline of Modern Ukrainian Literary Language and Other Linguistic Studies]. Kyiv: Tempora.

Paper in the journal:
Smith, P. (2014). Psykholingvistychna model dyskursu [Psycholinguistic model of discourse].East European Journal of Psycholinguistics1(2), 252–260.

Electronic book:

Smith, P. (2014). Psykholingvistychna model dyskursu [Psycholinguistic model of discourse]. East European Journal of Psycholinguistics. Retrieved from

Book chapter:

Smith, P. (2014). Psycholinguistic Model of Discourse. In: Challenges of Psycholinguistics, (pp. 21-42). J. Brown (ed). Lutsk: Vezha.

Conference proceedings:

Smith, P. (2015). Psycholinguistic model of translation. In: J. Brown (Ed.) Second International Conference Challenges of Psycholinguistics and Psychology of Language and Speech COPAPOLS 2015. Book of abstracts (10-12). Lutsk, Ukraine: Social Initiatives and Analytic Research Center.