Journal Komunikácie - vedecké listy Žilinskej univerzity v Žiline / Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina, Slovakia, began publishing in the year 1999 with the expectation of providing adequate space to present the latest scientific knowledge and trends in the areas of transport, telecommunications and information technology. The scientific scope of the journal was focused mainly on transport issues, telecommunications, constructions, materials, technologies and new development areas of the university. At present, the journal was profiled as the scientific journal with the basic topic of transportation.

Journal Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina is now a well-established open-access scientific journal aimed primarily at the topics connected with the field of transport. The main transport-related areas covered include Civil engineering, Electrical engineering, Management and informatics, Mechanical engineering, Operation and economics, Safety and security, Travel and tourism studies.

Journal Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina is currently indexed by EBSCO Host and SCOPUS. Home page of the journal on Scopus database is:

Journal Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina is issued four times a year in 150 pieces printing per one number and is published by the University of Žilina.

Journal Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina has an open-access policy and there are no publication, processing or other fees charged for published papers. Our journal operates a standard double-blind review procedure, the successful completion of which is a prerequisite for paper publication.


Open Access Policy

Journal Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Žilina is an open access journal, which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal, or use them for any other lawful purposes, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author(s). This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. Open Journal System


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