Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Answers to some of our most popular questions that we receive:

Q1: What exactly is SOCRATES?

A: SOCRATES is a Journal (publication) of international coverage. A platform for researchers and institutions to publish their researh work.

Q2: Is this Journal avaiable in Print format?

A: Yes! SOCRATES has two versions. Online version and Print Version. Print Version of the Journal can be accessed through SOCRATES PRINT VERSION website.

Q3: Is this Journal avaiable on Google Play?

A: Yes! Every issue of the Journal is available on Google Books and Google Play.

Q4: Is publishing in this Journal really free?

A: Yes! Publishing in the regular and special issues of the Journal is entirely free.

Q5: What referencing styles do you accept?

A: We accept "APA 6th Edition: Referencing and Citation Style.

Q6: Where are the Authors guidelines for paper submission?

A: Information For Authors | Authors guidelines

Q7: I wish to submit a paper in the regular issue of the Journal. What should I do?

A: Register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step paper submission process.

Q8: I wish to Join the Editorial Team of the Journal. What should I do?

A: Please visit "JOIN OUR TEAM" page and fill the Join us form. We will contact you.

Q9: I wish to subscribe the Journal. What should I do?

A: Please follow these steps to Subscribe the Journal:

Step 1: Register (Click here or Use the Register link at the top of the home page for the journal.)

Step 2: Subscribe the Journal.

To check Subscription staus click on "My Subscriptions".

Q10: I am from India and wish to subscribe the Journal. What should I do?

A: Indian individual readers and Institutions can subscribe the Journal through our co-publishers website. ✉ Contact: DIVA ENTERPRISES PVT. LTD. B-9, Local Shopping Complex, A-Block, Naraina Vihar, Ring Road New Delhi - 110028 Tel: +91-11-45055555, 45055535, 45055538 Fax:+91-11-25778876 E-Mail:

Q11: I wish to submit my e-book for review. Is registration with the Journal mandatory prior to submission?

A: Registration with the journal is not mandatory to submit a book for reviews. Learn More!

Q.12: What will be the duration to get a paper published online?

A: Each and every paper submitted to the journal goes through a review process. The first round of review takes not less than one week time. There can be many review rounds depending upon the revisions to be made in the paper. Learn more!

Q.13: Could you clarify the method, requirements or format for poetry submission?

A: We do not publish poetry.

Q.14: Kindly inform me about the number of pages or words of my paper, and whether you are going to provide me with a certificate to prove that I have published a paper in your journal. ?

A: There is no limitation of pages or number of words. However the paper should not be unnecessary lengthy or too short. We do not provide any certificate to the published authors except the copy of their published article and the copy of the full issue free of cost. 

Q.15: The deadline for paper submission is over. Can I still submit my paper for review and consideration of publication in the Journal?

A: Yes. We accept paper submission 24/7 365 days in a year.

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