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“Glocalism” is a peer-reviewed, open access and cross-disciplinary journal that aims at stimulating increasing awareness and knowledge around the new dynamics that characterise the glocal reality.

In order to elicit as much on-line discussion as possible, each edition of the journal will adeal with a main subject and b) be characterised by research essays (received after the call for papers and subjected to double-blind peer-review). In relation with the main topic, the journal could be characterised by c) one or two leading articles (written on an invitation only basis, by leading academics of international standing). In addition, d) a space for general articles on globalization and glocalization will be offered in each issue. Please send your proposal to:

As “Glocalism” is a four-monthly journal, three issues will be published annually: at end-March, end-July, end-November. The publication of each issue is preceded by the publication of the Call for papers for the following monographic issue.

The journal complies to the COPE Core Practices for Journal Publishers. It is identified by an International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) and each its article carries a Digital Object Identifier (DOI), which serves as a unique electronic identification tag.

Every article published in “Glocalism” is numbered from page 1, so that there is no hierarchical order in the journal; hence there is no usual table of contents. All the articles are published without publication fees and are freely available online. They are published under the liberal Creative Commons Attribution License (Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0). The author holds the copyright and retains publishing rights without restrictions.

“Glocalism” is recognized as a scientific journal by ANVUR (Italy) for ASN  in the following fields:

Area 08 – Ingegneria civile ed Architettura

Area 10 – Scienze dell’antichità, filologico-letterarie e storico-artistiche

Area 11 – Scienze storiche, filosofiche, pedagogiche e psicologiche

Area 12 – Scienze giuridiche

Area 13 – Scienze economiche e statistiche

Area 14 – Scienze politiche e sociali


“Glocalism” utilizza i criteri del processo di referaggio indicati dal Coordinamento delle riviste di sociologia (CRIS)

“Glocalism” aderisce al Coordinamento delle riviste italiane di filosofia (CORIFI)


“Glocalism” is indexed by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education (MSHE) on the list of scientific journals recommended for authors to publish their articles.