Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Aims & Scope:

Root and Soil Relationship Journal (RSRJ) is a comprehensive Research base Journal. Its primary mission is to encourage communication of the novel and important research results in various fields of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Soil sciences. Contributions published in RSRJ with: Comment on excitement and existing problems of fields, and offer suggestions for improvement the future research.


RSRJ seeks to be the world’s premier open access outlet for academic research. As such, unlike traditional journals, RSRJ does not limit content due to page budgets or thematic significance. Rather, RSRJ evaluates the scientific and research methods of each article for validity and accepts articles solely on the basis of the research. Likewise, by not restricting papers to a narrow discipline, RSRJ facilitates the discovery of the connections between papers, whether within or between disciplines.

RSRJ offers authors quick review and decision times; a continuous-publication format; and global distribution for their research via RSRJ . All articles are professionally copyedited and typeset to ensure quality.

Those who should submit to RSRJ include:

  • Authors who want their articles to receive quality reviews and efficient production, ensuring the quickest publication time.
  • Authors who want their articles to receive free, broad, and global distribution on a powerful, highly discoverable publishing platform.
  • Authors who want their articles branded and marketed by a world-leading social science publisher.
  • Authors who want or need their articles to be open access because of university or government mandates.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Article Types

1. Original research articles

2. Review articles
3. Short reports

1. Original research articles are original full-length papers that have not been published previously elsewhere, except in a preliminary form.
2. Review articles are normally solicited by the Editors. Submission of review articles is also welcome.
3. Short reports are intended to present important new information, not to publish preliminary results or to be a reduced version of original articles. These papers are expected to announce technical advances, or to present bioinformatics or insightful findings of root development and function. Manuscripts for Short reports must not be longer than five (5) printed pages.

Other types of articles might be welcome.


Publishing charges

Root and Soil Relationship Journal charge 20US$ for review articles. 

Root and Soil Relationship Journal will charge 100 US$ per article after final accpthing.