The 5th International scientific conference “Scientific periodical of the international level – 2016: solving problems of general ethics, reviews and preparation for publication” took place in Moscow on 17th-20th of May.
The event was organized by the Association of scientific editors and publishers. Kazan Innovative University named after V. G. Timiryasov (IEML) is one of its members. Varied agenda and topical subjects were distinctive features of the conference. For example, such topics as including magazines to DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) and obtaining DOI (Digital Object Identifier) were discussed there. Experts of Russian CSAB made an assessment of scientific magazines in the frameworks of the conference.
KIU (IEML) “Topical issues of economics and law” scientific magazine gained a certificate of approval for compliance with Scopus standards. This certificate serves as a recommendation for applying to Scopus database.