FAQ

Does VRF hold scientific –Research rating?

VRF has achieved the rating of Scientific-Research, by Commission for Evaluation of Iranian Scientific Journals, the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, through the letter numbered 3/270937, dated 14/03/2012.

Is VRF an ISI indexed journal?

Veterinary Research Forum is indexed in ISI Master Journal List (Thomson Reuters) since June 2011.

Is VRF an ISC indexed journal?

VRF is an ISC indexed journal.

Does VRF accept Review articles?

VRF welcomes review article provided that the authors have already published at least 5 articles in the relevant field in peer-reviewed journals.

Can I submit colorful figures along with my manuscript?

You may send colorful figures. However, the quality of their publication (in colour or black and white) is left to the discretion of the VRF editorial board.. Currently, there is no –extra-charge for colorful figures.

How can I upload Farsi abstract?

Native Farsi speakers can upload the Farsi abstract as a separate file through supplementary files.

What should the non-native Farsi speakers do regarding the Farsi abstract?

Veterinary Research Forum (VRF) does a complimentary translation for them.

How can I choose keywords?

Keywords are words other than those appeared in the title. Hence, search gives rise to better results.

How can I join board of reviewers of the journal?

If you are at the rank of an associate professor or above you are welcome to send your CV to be considered as a potential candidate.

How much does it cost to publish for VRF journal?

The charges are only for domestic authors who are residing in Iran. Overseas authors are currently exempt from paying any publication fee.