The BOLETIM DO INSTITUTO DE PESCA (BIP), ISSN 0046-9939(print) and ISSN 1678-2305 (online), site: http://www.pesca.sp.gov.br/siteOficialBoletim.php, is currently ranked at WEBQUALISas B1 in Animal Science/Fisheries Resources, Environmental Sciences and Food Sciences and as B2: Veterinary Medicine and Agricultural Sciences I. Its impact factor in JCR is 0.525.
The electronic files containing the original and other required documents should be sent to the Editorial Board of Instituto de Pesca, by e-mail: .
The BIP is intended to publish original documents (scientific articles and scientific notes) that contribute to the expansion of knowledge in fisheries (fishing technology, fisheries biology, sociology and economy fishing), aquaculture, aquatic ecology, technology and fish inspection and pathology of aquatic organisms.
A volume is published annually with the relevant number of issues.
The evaluation process used by the Editorial Board of Instituto de Pesca is the system by peers "blind review", ie confidentiality of the identity of both authors and reviewers, which will be maintained throughout the process.
The journal also accepts and encourages submissions of articles written in English or Spanish. In case of non-native authors from countries that speak these languages, the article must be reviewed by a specialist who himself Editorial Board of Instituto de Pescamay indicate.
All paper submitted to the BIP will be evaluated preliminarily by the Editorial Boardand, if overcome this initial screening will be sent to two expert reviewers in the covered area. The publication will be made only with the approval of the document by the reviewers, being the Editorial Board of Instituto de Pescafinal decision accepted.
The selection of items will be based on originality, quality and scientific merit.
The Editorial Board will take care that the reviewers of each article are compulsorily of different institutions of origin of those authors.
The Boletim do Instituto de Pesca has a tracking policy for plagiarism. Items that are detected will be automatically denied and returned.
The Boletim do Instituto de Pesca uses the software to detect instances of overlapping and similar text in submitted manuscripts. The software checks content against a database of periodicals, the Internet, and a comprehensive article database. It generates a similarity report, highlighting the percentage of overlap between the uploaded article and the published material. Any instance of content overlap is further scrutinized for suspected plagiarism according to the publisher’s Editorial Policies. Boletim do Instituto de Pesca allows an overall similarity of 20% for a manuscript to be considered for publication.
The views expressed in the papers are the sole responsibility of their authors. The original Boletim do Instituto de Pesca reserves the right to make minor adjustments in order to maintain the uniformity of publication.
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